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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

August

Building Coping Strategies for Children with Anxiety

Wednesday, August 12 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter: Julie Bailey, LCSW
3 CE Hours - Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: $70 for CE credits ($35 for Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen here to podcast with presenter about the workshop. 

Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for OCD

Tuesday, August 18 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter: Tammy LaBrake, LCSW-R
3 CE Hours - Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: $70 for CE credits ($35 for Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen here to podcast with presenter about the workshop. 

Aging and the Role of Social Work: A Panel Discussion

This event is part of the Learning from Alumni' free continuing education series
Thursday, August 20 from 4:00-5:00pm
Presenters: Natalie Turner, LMSW and Beth Owen, LMSW
1 CE Hour - Approved for NYS Social Workers (pending LMHC)
Cost: FREE 
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform

September

Living and Coping with Loss in Everyday Life

Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 1:00p - 4:00p
Presenter: Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD, LCSW, FT
3 CE hours. Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $80 ($40 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
Listen here to podcast with presenter about the workshop. 

Building Resiliency: Addressing ACEs with an Equity-Based Lens

Monday September 14 from 9:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Lakia Green, MA
3 CE Hours-Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $70 ($35 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform

The World of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking

Wednesday, September 23 from 9:00am - 12:00pm
Presenters: Marcus Stallworth, LMSW and Qur-an Webb, MSW
3 CE Hours-Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $70 ($35 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform

 

October

Introduction to Yoga-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Part 1 of the Y-CBT Training Series for Mental Health Professionals

Wednesday, October 7 from 9:00a - 12:00p
Presenter: Julie Greiner-Ferris LICSW & Manjit Kaur Khalsa Ed D
3 CE hours. Approved for NYS Social Workers & LMHC
Cost: $90 ($45 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform

 

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
 

The Client Returns: Now What?: Hudson Valley Solution Focused Network Meeting

Saturday, October 17 from 9:00am-12:00pm
Presenters: Mark Lane, LCSW-R, Joel Simon, LCSW, BCD, ACSW, & John O'Grady, LCSW-R
3 CE Hours- Approved for NYS Social Workers and LMHC
Cost: FREE or $70 CEUs ($35 for Current Field Instructors)
Presented via Zoom, a web-based platform
If you do not need CEUs, please email marklane1981@marklane.com to register for free.

 

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

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

 

December

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