Explore the ethics and challenges of upholding Social Work values within the administrative realm. From the Boardroom to the Budget Sheet, Bonnie Lumagui, LCSW examines development and maintenance of partnerships, communication with supervisors and executives, and strategies for effective meeting structures to maximize staff engagement. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Rani Gupta, CPA brings her unique perspectives to understanding financial dependence as a hindrance to individuals leaving unhealthy relationships and/or living situations, recommendations and ways to increase financial literacy for clients bringing a greater sense of independence. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Embrace the Adoption Love Story with Megan Montgomery, LMSW; LICSW. Venture beyond biology, as we explore the evolving and fascinating intersection of ethics surrounding social and individual identity as well as policy framework, supporting families as they journey through this meaningful path to parenthood. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
As our society reflects on and re-examines the admissions process, we invite you to join Dr. Steven Antonoff for a meaningful conversation about higher education, and the resulting system applicants must navigate. Participants will enjoy Dr. Antonoff’s perspectives surrounding the national and international college admission scene with emphasis on recruitment, selectivity, and resulting social impact; resources (financial and other) available to assist students and families pursuing higher education, particularly in under-served populations. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Study the Ethical imperatives that inform and guide the delicate balance of managerial and clinical obligations within organizational policy and decision making. Nicole DelPrete, LMSW delves into the why and how of working relationships, and the values that create a compassionate culture and supportive climate, promoting an inclusive mission-centered approach. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
CE You! welcomes Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers, LPC for a special Webinar as we take a deeper look into Attachment Theory. Participants will gain insight surrounding how to define and recognize symptoms of Wounded Attachment, how Wounded Attachment develops, impacting clients’ ability to form healthy relationships, as well as methods, strategies and approaches to work with clients suffering from Wounded Attachment. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Join Andrea Brognano, LMHC on a journey through addiction and recovery. Attendees will gain enhanced insight surrounding the intersections of Mental Health and Substance Use, effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as a treatment modality, and a closer look at the role of clients’ family in the recovery process. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Academia meets Spirituality. Rev. Karen Herrick, PhD guides participants through the perspective of Transpersonal Psychology theory, examining the spiritual side of human behavior from dimensions of consciousness to Near Death Experiences as studied by Jung, Maslow and more. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Welcome to the world of Sandtray Therapy! Jump into the sandbox with Sabra Starnes, Clinical Social Worker, LICSW,LCSW-C, M.ED, RPT-S, as we delve into the wonderful non-directive technique that can be used with great versatility, including work with children, teens and adults, families and couples. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Unlock the psychological factors that perpetuate conflicts on the micro, mezzo, and macro levels with Diana File, MA. Enjoy a comprehensive overview of the often unrecognized psycho-social elements of conflict, how problematic belief systems interact to perpetuate conflict at the individual, group, and global level, and effective strategies to help clients apply these insights. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Please join us for our CE You! New York Seminar featuring three great presentations: Off the Wall to On the Ball: A Dynamic Approach to Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders; “Traumanomics”: Healing the Impact of Trauma on Money and Work; Where to Begin?: Tools for Understanding and Addressing Suicidal Ideation. Earn up to 9 CE Contact Hours!
Kelli Knabe, LCSW introduces participants to the increasingly utilized Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT). Attendees will enjoy an overview of neurological processes that impact emotional distress and dysregulation for clients, how EFT Tapping can help regulate emotional distress, and the application of “Basic Recipe” EFT Tapping core techniques. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Re-write history with Alexis Cate, LCSW! Participants will gain insight surrounding the basic premises of Narrative Therapy in separating patient’s from their problem focused narratives, some fundamental tenets of a narrative approach and interventions to utilize in practice, as well as ways to incorporate narrative a perspective into treatment planning goals and objectives. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Explore age and gender in the face of new social and technological workplace environments with Leslie Morrison Faerstein, Ed.D., LCSW and Paula Barrios Sanchez, M.A. Gain a deeper understanding of employment barriers and resources to help clients navigate the changing landscape of work. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Examine the multilayered aspects of bullying with Clinical Social Worker Sarah Gugluizza, LCSW. This presentation will assist practitioners with the review of Bullying and its defining characteristics, the various manifestations of bullying, along with a deeper look into the social and emotional aspects of how and why bullying occurs to aid in assessment and intervention strategies, and an understanding of its broader impact. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Megan Montgomery, LMSW, LICSW guides us through a Trauma Informed perspective when working with clients in the world of adoption. Participants will gain insights on confronting grief and loss in adoption, recognizing how each person impacted by adoption may experience unique grief and loss, and identifying why a trauma informed approach is necessary. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Join Tim Victorella, MSW, QMHP as we take a closer look at crisis. Participants will gain deeper insight surrounding deconstructing the “crisis brain”, effective formulas for de-escalation, helping practitioners approach crisis situations with confidence, and explore the role of nonverbal cues in overcoming crisis events. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Join Milton Mankoff, Ph.D., LMSW for a closer examination of many commonly misperceived patterns of human sexuality which impact on client mental health and affect both clinical interventions and social policies. The utilization of social scientific literature on human sexuality as a resource for clinicians, mental health clients, and in policy formation, will be emphasized. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Welcome to another evening with Simple Spaces founder, professional organizer Katie Tracy as we dig deeper into how we are impacted by the space that surrounds us! Participants will review research on the current impact of clutter on American families, examine differences between clutter and hoarding, (as well as warning signs) and discuss common causes of clutter and disorganization. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
CE You! welcomes you to an evening with working therapist and breakthrough author in the understanding of Anorexia Nervosa, Steven Levenkron, LMHC. The author of four books, this live webinar is sure to bring new insights for practitioners around the areas commonly misunderstood about eating disorders and more. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Alexa Donnelly shares unique insights and perspectives in working with survivors of domestic violence as well the offenders. Participants will review warning signs, learn where to find resources, and examine the ethical considerations and nuances that often surround the complex dynamics where family, social, cultural, and legal systems meet. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Deborah Levinson, LCSW takes participants on a journey through the adjustment process following the loss of a spouse or life partner. Attendees will gain deeper comprehension surrounding the loss of an anchor, the impact on relationship quality, stages of adjustment, and the growth process, as well as variables for practitioners to consider including gender and age at the time of loss, and application of treatment models. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Join Becky Haendel, MA as she shares her insights around the concept of acculturation and its impact on mental health. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the impact of acculturation on identity and navigating cross-cultural differences in the therapeutic relationship. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Where might Social Workers and Accountants find common ground? Ask forensic accountant and Long Term Care Ombudsman Rani Gupta, CPA!
Rani shares her unique insights showing us how a review of the books can reveal much more than just numbers. Participants will review financial abuse risk factors for seniors and other vulnerable populations, enhance awareness skills and tools for preventing financial abuse and exploitation, and gain a deeper understanding of warning signs that may prompt referrals to adult protective agencies. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Explore the neurophysiological side of mental health with Rev. Dr. Karen Herrick, PhD., LCSW, LMSW, CADC. Participants will gain an overview of repressed trauma in the body and how these repressed memories trigger fearful behaviors in clients, the neurophysiological processes of the body and the reactions clients have to other people and their environment, theories of James, Jung, Maslow and Grof, and the differences between Spiritual Experiences and psychotic hallucinations. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Join Clinical Social Worker and Certified Health Coach Kori Grillo as we explore the impact of gender in the the professional environment as well as the contemporary social context. Gain insight about shedding gender based anxiety and fear surrounding personal success, understanding each individual’s definition of personal success, and the modern complexities of negotiating multigenerational environments and systems where encounters with varying expectations surrounding gender roles are often brought to light. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.
Alexis Cate, LCSW brings attendees helpful perspectives on Suicide risk assessment and intervention techniques. Attendees will gain insight with respect to confronting the uncomfortable aspects of addressing suicide risk when engaged in direct conversation with clients, developing tools to take action and safety planning strategies surrounding client disclosures, and identifying and/or monitoring high risk individuals in the context of emotional symptoms and behavioral presentation. Earn 2 CE Contact Hours.