SLU's Continuing Education instructors are highly qualified and experienced professionals
Saint Louis University's Social Work Continuing Education courses are informed by current research and best practices in the field. All workshops are open to licensed social workers of all levels, practicing in both clinical and macro roles.
The School of Social Work is an approved continuing education provider by the Missouri Division of Professional Registration Committee for Social Workers. The program supports ongoing professional growth and development and enables practitioners to meet licensure renewal requirements.
Our CE courses are taught by highly qualified instructors and professors; most are faculty members at SLU's School of Social Work, who bring a wealth of professional and instructional experience to the workshops.
To register for a class, click the "Pay Online" button below. It will take you to our online store; find the workshop you would like attend by the name of the class.
Please contact Karen Bolinger, by email email@example.com or phone 314-977-2724, with questions.
The workshops are held at: Il Monastero, 3050 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63101
*Please arrive 30 minutes before the program starts to register
Kathryn Conley Wehrmann, PhD, LCSW
The course includes a thorough review of the test areas such as theories, diagnosis using DSM 5, therapy and practice methods, research, cultural competency, micro, mezzo, and macro social work methods. A study book with a practice exam is included with taking the course.
May 6, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
May 7, 2016
9 am - 3 pm
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE INSTITUTE:
Integrating Yoga and Mind/Body/Spirit Techniques into Clinical Social Work
Dr. Sue Tebb
Prof. Laurie Brockhaus, LCSW
This course will explore mindfulness techniques and yoga practices that can be used to complement clinical practice. The instructors will introduce yoga movements, breathwork, and meditation practices that can lessen the symptoms of anxiety, depression, addiction, PTSD and other mental health and health issues. The course will offer the opportunity to discuss, practice, and teach these methods. 21 CEH
May 16, 17, 18, 2016
9 am - 4 pm daily
Dr. Norman A. White, Dr. Brian Boutwell, Dr. Noelle Fearn, Dr. M. Dyan McGuire
This course will focus on the developmental antecedents to youth involvement in violent behavior. The course will cover the influence of bio-social, environmental, and other factors in association with youth patterns of violent behavior. Contemporary and historical trends and patterns will be examined. Promising and evidence-based community interventions will be identified and assessed. 21 CEH
May 16, 17, and 18, 2016
9 am - 4pm daily
Dr. Shannon Cooper-Sadlo
This FREE seminar will provide an overview of evidence-based practices in integrated behavioral health settings with children and youth that experience co-occurring health and behavioral health issues including mental illnesses, substance use disorders, trauma and behavioral disorders. This seminar uses a developmental framework within an ecological perspective as the foundation for the exploration of assessment, prevention and intervention skills and models that address complex problems of at-risk children, youth, and their families.
June 24, 2016
9 am - 4pm
This session is full.
Due to space limitations - no walk-in's will be permitted
Christine Schneider, LCSW
This seminar will provide an overview of Interpersonal Neurobiology theory, as well as provide specific interventions aimed at increasing neural integration and affect regulation. The focus will be on assessment of neural integration, identification of the domains of neural integration, and embodied techniques aimed at allowing flexible, modulated behavioral responses in clients with disorders such as PTSD, addictions, eating and mood disorders.
July 8, 2016
9 am - 4 pm daily
Pre-registration only - No walk-ins
Pamela J. Huggins, LCSW
This advanced‐level "refresher" course is designed for those supervisors who have completed the 16 hour course and are taking the required 3 hour course to continue as a "qualified supervisor for licensure". There will be a review of the statutes and rules as well as key content areas and current literature on providing supervision. 3 CEH
October 14, 2016
9 am - 12 pm
Dr. Gary Behrman
This workshop will focus on social work ethical principles and responsibilities in serving those who are most vulnerable in the healthcare system. The NASW Code of Ethics will be reviewed as a tool in enhancing our ethical decision making. 3 CEH
Sept 9, 2016
9 am - 12pm
Dr. Alyssa Wilson, Ph.D. BCBA‐D, LBA
This course will focus on incorporating a synthesis between neurobiological, behavioral, and sociological measures of analysis across the gambling spectrum, providing an overview of how a biopsychosocial model impacts gambling treatment, and providing attendees with tools needed to incorporate this model in their own clinical practice.
Sept 9, 2016
1 - 4pm
Dr. Monica Matthieu
This workshop is designed to prepare and provide a review of competencies for engaging and responding to adults who may be at risk for suicide. In particular, this session will focus on appropriate intake questions, assessment issues, and a recommended tool for managing risk, with a focus on safety planning in suicide prevention. This session is focused on assisting clinicians to enhance their skills.
Sept 9, 2016
9 am - 12 pm