EASA News & Events

Upcoming EASA Center for Excellence Trainings

EASA Introductory Training for New Staff

This two-day training is required for all EASA staff as an orientation to the EASA model and fidelity guidelines, as well as the structure of EASA statewide. You can join this training either in person in Portland or via Webinar from anywhere!


February 22-23, 2017 8:30am-5pm PST both days
@ Portland State University

Register to attend IN PERSON:

Register to attend VIA WEBINAR:

Download the training materials ahead of time:

Multi-Family Group Training

This two-day training covers the importance of multi-family groups in the EASA process, and how to create and facilitate them. All staff are encouraged to attend this training and it is a required piece of the EASA Certification Process. This training is offered in person only due to its highly interactive agenda.


March 14-15, 2017 8:30am-5pm PST both days
@ Central OR Community College in Bend, OR

Register to attend IN PERSON:

SIPS Review Workshop

This is a one-day review of the SIPS assessment tool, intended for staff who have *already* attended a SIPS training in the past and have questions or would like a refresher on the information. This workshop is only available to attend in person. Thank you to Union County EASA for hosting!


April 24, 2017 8:30am-5pm PST
@ Center for Human Development | Union County EASA in La Grande, OR

Register to attend - IN PERSON ONLY:

Differential Diagnosis & SIPS Training

This is a combination of a 1-day Differential Diagnosis Training with Ryan Melton and a 2-day SIPS Training and certification course with Barbara Walsh. Both trainings are required for the EASA Certification Process, and the SIPS training is required in order to use it as an assessment tool.


May 22, 2017 8:30am-5pm PST: Differential Diagnosis - In person or via webinar
May 23 & 24, 2017 8:30am-5pm PST: SIPS - In person only

@ Portland State University

Register to attend Diff Dx and/or SIPS IN PERSON:

Register to attend Diff Dix VIA WEBINAR:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2931496291977538817 *SIPS = In person only.

Download the training materials ahead of time:

If you're not sure which trainings you have already attended, or you have any other questions or feedback, please contact us at easac4e@pdx.edu.