EASA News & Events

Upcoming EASA Center for Excellence Trainings

If you're not sure which trainings you have already attended, or you have any other questions or feedback, please contact us at easa@ohsu.edu.

EASA Introductory Training (Online)

The EASA Introductory Training is available 24/7 for new EASA staff!
Watch the recording of the 3-part EASA Introductory Training Webinar Series on the Resources for Professionals page, in the "Training Materials" section. You can pass the knowledge-check quizzes after each webinar session for credit.

2019 Training Schedule

EASA Supervisors Training (In Person)

This is a 2-day in-person training for EASA Supervisors and similar roles/titles. This training covers the history of the EASA program and supervisor competencies in the context of an EASA site. All EASA Supervisors and similar roles/titles are required to attend the Supervisor training at least once in their work with EASA.


EASA Family Psychoeducation *TWO PART* Training

This Family Psychoeducation (a.k.a. Multi-Family Group/MFG) training has two parts: a Webinar Overview for any and all EASA staff to understand the importance of this intervention, followed by a 1-day in-person Skills Training for EASA staff who want to facilitate Multi- or Single Family Groups.

PART 1: Webinar Overview: May 1, 2019 12pm-5pm PST

PART 2: In Person Skills Training Choose ONE date to attend:

  • May 29, 2019 in Bend, OR
  • July 9, 2019 in Roseburg, OR
Register for the 2 Part Family Psychoeducation Training >>

SCID/SIPS Training (In Person)

Two back-to-back trainings over 4 days: the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-5 Disorders (SCID) Training replaces the Differential Diagnosis training, and the Structured Interview of Psychosis-risk Syndromes (SIPS) is a structured interview for diagnosing a clinical high risk (CHR) syndrome for psychosis and cases of first episode psychosis.

You may attend each 2-day training back-to-back or separately, but you must attend both days of any 2-day training at once; e.g. you could attend the 2-day SCID in June and the 2-day SIPS in November, but not day 1 of SCID in June and day 2 of SCID in November.

in Medford, OR

  • SCID June 11-12, 2019
  • SIPS June 13-14, 2019
Register for the June 2019 SCID and/or SIPS >>

in Eugene, OR

  • SCID November 12-13, 2019
  • SIPS November 14-15, 2019
Register for the November 2019 SCID and/or SIPS >>

Feedback Informed Treatment (FIT) Training (In Person)

This is a 1-day in-person training for all EASA staff. This training covers the feedback-informed treatment approach for evaluating and improving the quality and effectiveness of programs like EASA.


EASA Introductory Training (In Person)

This is a 2-day in-person training for all EASA staff. This training covers the history and practice guidelines of EASA, core concepts of early psychosis recovery, and orients EASA staff to the ongoing work we do.


EASA Family Psychoeducation Training (In Person)

This Family Psychoeducation (a.k.a. Multi-Family Group/MFG) training covers the overview of family psychoeducation and the MFG facilitation skills all together in a "traditional" two-day in-person training.