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    Continuing Education

    Quality education and training to further your career.

 

The University at Albany School of Social Welfare and the School of Education are committed to supporting the continued growth and development of social workers and other human service professionals in NYS by providing quality workshops and training opportunities. We utilize University at Albany faculty experts and other professionals to disseminate current promising practices and evidence-based knowledge so that you will have the latest information at your fingertips.

 

Programs and Registration Information

All registration is online and via credit card only. Cost to attend varies and some events are free if not requesting CEUs. See event descriptions for more detail. Click on the course title for a complete description and for registration and payment. Scholarships are available for students and new practitioners.

All events will be held at the UAlbany Downtown Campus unless otherwise noted. 

Workshops Being Offered via Zoom

October

Advancing Equity for ACE Response: Building Advanced Interventions to Address Trauma and Promote Social Change 

Wednesday, October 14 and 21 from 9:00a - 12:00p
Presenter: Lakia Green, MA
6 CE hours. Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $130 ($65 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen to podcast with presenter about this workshop.

 

Helping Our Clients Achieve Lasting Change

Thursday, October 29 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter: Tony Grasso, LCSW
3 CE hours. Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $70 ($35 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform

 

November

No mom, you can’t do that! Working within the Intersection of Autonomy, Risk, and Family Dynamics with Older Adults

Presenter: Natalie Turner LMSW CDP, Mary Moller LMSW CAS
3 CE Hours approved for NYS social workers & LMHC
Cost: $70 ($35 for Field Instructors)
Date & Time: Monday, November 2, 2020 from 1pm-4pm
Presented via Zoom a Web based platform
Listen to podcast with the presenters about this workshop.
 

Level 1: Elements of Yoga-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Part II of the Y-CBT Training Series for Mental Health Professionals

Tuesday, November 10 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Presenters: Julie Greiner-Ferris LICSW & Manjit Kaur Khalsa Ed D
7 CE Hours- Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: $200 
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen to podcast with the presenters about this workshop.
Prerequisite: Introduction to Y-CBT (3 credits) 
Missed Introduction to Y-CBT? Purchase the recording here and you'll be eligible to register for part II!

 

December

Creating Meaning Out of Grief: How to Holistically Create Answers to 15 Common (Often Unasked) Grief Questions

Thursday, December 3 from 1:00-4:00pm
Presenters: Anne Grenchus, MA, LCSW, Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative SW
3 CE Hours; Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: $70 (Portion of Proceeds go to IAP Scholarship Fund). 
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
 

Level 2: Practicum in Yoga-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Therapists: Part III of the Y-CBT Training Series for Mental Health Professionals 

Tuesday, December 8 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Presenters: Julie Greiner-Ferris LICSW & Manjit Kaur Khalsa Ed D
7 CE Hours- Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: $245 plus postage. 
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen to podcast with the presenters about this workshop.