Workshops & Courses

For Professionals & Agency Personnel

  • September 26, 2019 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    The Nurtured Heart Approach®: Through a Hispanic, Multicultural and Trauma Informed Lens.

    Trainers: Abby Maitland, LCSW & Jenny Lozano-Rivera, LCSW Price: $100* New Jersey social workers will receive 6 Clinical & Social and Cultural Competence CE credits for participating in this course. *Workshop price includes a copy of “Transforming the Intense Child Workbook” by Howard Glasser, creator of the Nurtured Heart Approach®. This workshop will identify how best […] Read More
  • October 24, 2019 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Promoting LGBTQ Students’ Well Being in Schools: Guiding Theory & Practice for Inclusion

    Trainers: Jennifer Velten, LAC & Sue Heguy, LCSW Price: $40 New Jersey social workers will receive 2 Clinical & Social and Cultural Competence CE credits for participating in this course. Workshop participants will gain critical skills, tools, knowledge, and connections to help lead and support efforts to create more inclusive environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, […] Read More
  • November 15, 2019 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Bullying & Weight Bias: Understanding the Importance of Supporting Vulnerable Youth

    Trainer: Cindy Miller, LCSW Price: $40 New Jersey social workers will receive 2 Clinical CE credits for participating in this course. Bullying behavior continues to be a serious issue that affects students daily. In the past few decades, there has been an increase in research on bullying as a social issue, the effects of bullying […] Read More
  • December 13, 2019 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Understanding Vicarious & Complex Trauma

    Trainer: Abby Maitland, LCSW Price: $60 New Jersey social workers will receive 3 Clinical CE credits for participating in this course. This workshop will explore the nature, dynamics and risks of complex trauma and vicarious trauma. This presentation will increase the participant’s ability to look through a trauma-informed lens and see how exposure to trauma […] Read More
  • January 24, 2020 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Mitigating the Psychological Effects of Lockdowns: Interventions for Schools

    Trainer: Ashley Morolla, LPC Price: $40 New Jersey social workers will receive 2 Clinical CE credits for participating in this course. Lockdowns are an important part of school safety and crisis preparedness. However, it is imperative that school leaders understand that the perception of safety or risk, even absent a real threat, can have a […] Read More
  • February 7, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Addressing Diverse Populations in Substance Abuse Treatment: How Can Cultural Competence be Improved?

    Trainer: Ken Thomas, LCADC, LPC Price: $60 New Jersey social workers will receive 3 Clinical & Social and Cultural Competence CE credits for participating in this course. Disparities in mental health services exist for racial and ethnic minorities. These groups face many barriers to availability, accessibility, and use of high-quality care. This workshop is designed […] Read More
  • March 19, 2020 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Anxiety & School Avoidance

    Sue Heguy, LCSW March 19, 2020 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Price: $40 New Jersey social workers will receive 2 Clinical CE credits for participating in this course. School avoidance in children and adolescents is a growing issue that impacts not only the student but the entire family, school personnel and mental health professionals […] Read More
  • June 8, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

    Youth Mental Health First Aid

    Traineres: Sue Heguy, LCSW and Jaime Arlia, LPC, ACS Price: $150 New Jersey social workers will receive 7 Clinical CE credits for participating in this course. Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8 hour training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help a youth or young adult who is […] Read More