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Class is Open to All This is a 4 day class Location: Mountain State ESC 501 22nd St Dunbar, WV 25064 Description: Recovery Coaches promote recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery and serving as personal guides and mentors for people who are seeking or already in recovery. The WVRCA training...

Autism Spectrum Disorder significantly affects the social, communication and behavior of 1 in 59 people. First responders should have a fundamental understanding of the disorder to ensure and maintain safety, to effectively solicit information, and to understand behavior. Dr. Marc Ellison will explain the diagnostic...

In addition to reviewing basic diabetes, different medications and complications and go into depth with hypoglycemia and each of the hyperglycemic states. We will also differentiate between Diabetic Keto-Acidosis (DKA) and Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State (HHS) and the treatment options for each as well as review...

In order to meet the standards set by Paramedic Refresher Courses, we are offering Transitional Pharmacy, a presentation looking at the medications that every Paramedic should be familiar with. Some of these medications have been around for awhile and others haven't been used in EMS...

This session is geared towards EMS assessment and care of the neurological insults to the brain whether traumatic or non-traumatic. We review the basic normal neurological assessment and go on to learn what small assessment changes can occur and how to recognize those changes. We...

Congestive Heart Failure is a complicated condition that is a cardiac AND a respiratory condition. Depending on the severity, patients who have this condition can be so severely disabled from a weak heart that they can no longer walk across a room without extreme shortness...

A spin-off from "Chill Out" we take a look at the negative effects of hypothermia specifically in the trauma patient. From vasoconstriction to cold diuresis and the trauma triad of death, we will look at ways of preventing hypothermia and the detrimental effects it has...

This session will give the students kinestheic applications for increasing learning and enthusiasm in the classroom. Lori and Janet work together in creating a fast-paced class for instructors who need to increasing the energy level in the same old topics. All kinestheric, all the time....

Stop The Bleed is a National Awareness Campaign launched in October of 2015 by the White House in order to train and equip bystanders with what they need to do in order to stop or significantly slow the bleed enough to potentially save a person's...

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