Didi Hirsch’s training programs for mental health professionals are renowned throughout California and the nation. Our training programs were the first in California to be accredited by the American Psychological Association and are among the oldest in the nation. As part of our mission to erase stigma, we also offer a variety of suicide prevention trainings for schools, first responders and community organizations and businesses.
These training courses are designed to educate the community. This includes first responders, schools, and professional businesses. Programs include:
- SafeTALK, ASSIST
- Training Academy
- First Responder Training
- School-based Training
We offer higher-level education to graduate students pursuing a wide variety of degree programs, including:
- Master’s degrees (MFT/MSW)
- Physicians’ Assistant
- Psychology Practicum Training
- APA Pre-Doctoral Internship
The Training Division offers continuing education trainings throughout the year to our staff on a variety of clinical and non-clinical topics. Most of the trainings also offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for licensed mental health professionals, substance use counselors and nurses. Periodically these trainings are open for participants from the community to attend. For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.