5NP is an ear acupuncture protocol that is a powerful tool that helps relax and soothe the nervous system and supports and eases tension in the body and mind.
Recently passed law in RI allows for additional professionals to be trained to use this protocol.
Come support the training of social workers, drug and alcohol counselors, Peer recovery counselors, mental health counselors, and nurses who are learning to use 5NP in their work.
Join us Saturday 7/9
9am to Noon
Parking on Westminster Street
FREE!No appointment needed.
Bring a mask.
Bring a mask.
More free ear clinics coming: Saturday 7/23
Friday July 8, 8:30AM-4:30PM
Saturday July 9, 8:30AM-1:00PM
To complete this course and receive certification trainees must attend both dates listed above and at least one of the following supervised practice sessions:
> Saturday July 23, 1-4PM,
> Friday September 9, 3-6PM
> Friday September 23, 3-6PM
Sign-ups for additional practice sessions will happen during the training.
Please note: Every trainee will need to determine the applicability of 5NP in their state/workplace.
Rhode Island law allows LMHC, LICSW, LCDP, CDCP, nurses, and peer recovery coaches who have completed this training to practice 5NP.
CT, ME, NH, VT, as well as many other states, have their own laws regulating the practice of 5NP. A MA bill is currently pending.
Cost: Sliding Scale $250-$350
**A limited number of lower-cost registrations $150-$250 will be made available on a first-come basis. These registrations are specifically for attendees that through this certification will be able to practice 5NP in their work as Peer Recovery Specialists, Licensed Chemical Dependency Professionals, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, and nurses.**
Please complete the application (link below) if you are interested in attending and you will be sent the registration/payment link once it is ready to go.
This month Community Libraries of Providence are focusing on health and wellness with programs and activities at all 9 of their branches. We’re lucky enough to be partnering with the Knight Memorial branch in South Providence (Elmwood Ave) with free clinics.