1st Responder/ Mental Health Collaboration training

DATE CHANGE:  The conference dates have changed to Oct. 24-25, 2017

Spokane, WA, on the WSU-Spokane campus

Welcome to the third annual TEAM-Conference (Together Everyone Achieves More) in Spokane, a collaborative partnership that delivers expert-level training to 1st responders and mental health professionals from across the country.

The date of this year’s conference has been changed to Oct. 24-25. The conference will explore motivational interviewing, health and wellness, resiliency and cross-system collaboration through the lens of Evidence-Based and Promising Practices. Join experts in law enforcement, fire service, behavioral health and physical health as they explore the best practices for building community partnerships that serve individuals in crisis.

Registration for the two-day conference, located on the Washington State University Spokane campus, is $100 plus transaction fees. There is an additional charge of $25 for registrants seeking CEU’s.

The jam-packed conference includes plenary sessions, multiple classes, networking opportunities, and a social hour.

Registration opens May 10 at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/team-conference-tickets-34216506492

See you in Spokane.

Spokane Police Department
Washington State University
Frontier Behaviorial Health Spokane Fire Department

Two days of information-packed classes

Classes | Plenaries | Panel Discussions | Social Hour | Networking

Motivational Interviewing and Why it Works
Benefits and Challenges of Motivational Interviewing
Motivational Interviewing in Law Enforcement
Homeless/Housing First Model
Traumatic Brain Injury: Case Review
Taking a Promising Practice and Making it an Evidence-Based Practice
Cross-System Collaboration
Spokane Fire Department Rescue Task Force
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy
Youth and Police Initiative/ Police Activities League
Alert System and Station Visits
Innovative Practices: Oregon DPSST
Family Integrated Therapy
Zero Suicide and Means Restrictions
Interaction of CIT
Resiliency and Health & Wellness
Children, Trauma, & Yoga
Mental Health First Aid
Transgendered Patients
Compassion Focused Therapy
Secondary Trauma


Oxford Suites

(509) 363-9000
115 W North River Drive, Spokane WA 99201
Amenities: free airport shuttle from 7am-10pm daily, complimentary hot breakfast, free parking, evening event has complimentary soup, salad and appetizers and two free drink tickets, free shuttle to and from the venue is available.

Location is .63 miles from venue

Fairfield Inn

(509) 747-9131
311 N Riverpoint Blvd, Spokane WA 99202
Free parking, complimentary hot breakfast

Location is .33 miles from the venue


The Davenport Grand

333 W. Spokane Falls Blvd, Spokane WA 99201

Location is .7 miles from the venue

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TEAM Conference
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane WA, 99224
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