North Dakota DHS Brain Injury Polycom Training Series

The ND Brain Injury Network and ND DHS are pleased to offer a brain injury training series this spring.  Social Work CEUs will be available for attendees.  General certificates will be available for other disciplines.

  • January 21st 11am-12:30pm
    • New Developments in Brain Injury in North Dakota
    • Overview of brain injury services in ND
    • The Center for Persons with Disabilities at Minot State University will discuss the upcoming ND BI Needs Assessment
  • February 18th 11am-12:30pm
    • Is Brain Injury Screening Important?
    • Overview of screening instruments for brain injury
    • Review of the TBI screening done at intake at DHS HSC
    • Discussion regarding the benefits of screening beyond just getting numbers
  • March 17th 11am-12:30pm
    • Brain Injury as a Co-Occurring Condition
    • Review of the overlap with brain injury and other behavioral health conditions
  • April 21st 11am-12:30pm
    • Impact of Brain Injury on Treatment Approaches
    • Discussion on how brain injury impacts a client’s ability to access services and how services can be adapted to accommodate individuals with brain injury


To sign up for sessions and a full list of available sites please go to:

Available Polycom Rooms:

  • Bismarck: West Central Human Service Center. 1237 W. Divide Ave. Oliver Conference Room
  • Devils Lake: Lake Region Human Service Center, 200 Hwy 2 W., East Conference Room
  • Dickinson: Dickinson State University, TBD & Dickinson VR Polycom
  • Fargo: Southeast Human Services, 2624 Ninth Ave. S., Red River Room
  • Grand Forks: Northeast Human Services, 151 Fourth St., Room 5E
  • Jamestown: South Central Human Service Center, 520 Third St. N.W., Room 124
  • Minot: North Central Human Services, 1015 S. Broadway, Ste. 18, Room 411, and
  • Williston: Northwest Human Service Center, 316 Second Ave. W., Conference Room B200


For more information contact Rebecca Quinn at or 701-777-5200.

Kevin Iverson to Speak at CHP Meeting

Be sure to clear your calendar for Thursday, January 14th at noon. Kevin C. Iverson of the Census Office will be coming to speak at Central Valley Health about local and state census data. If you are interested in coming, call Brittany at 701-952-4796.