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Explore a new practice area or method in social work. Get the latest in applied practice information. Network with fellow alumni and SLU faculty.

Saint Louis University's social work continuing education workshops are affordable and informed by current research and best practices in the field. Our instructors are leading practitioners and faculty members at SLU's School of Social Work who bring a wealth of professional and instructional experience to the workshops.

2019 Continuing Education Brochure

2020 Continuing Education Brochure

Sessions and Workshops

SLU's sessions and workshops support ongoing professional growth and development, and enables practitioners to meet licensure renewal requirements. All workshops are open to licensed social workers of all levels, practicing in both clinical and macro roles. SLU alumni and current practicum instructors are eligible for a special discount.

Space is limited. Please register early.


FRIDAY, November 8, 2019

Evidence-based Assessment and Interventions with Older Adults

Presented by Susan S. Tebb, Ph.D., L.S.W., RYT-500 and Marla Berg-Weger, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Register for Evidence-based Assessment and Interventions with Older Adults

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Three CEHs


FRIDAY, January 24, 2020

Engaging the Anxious Self: Utilizing Compassionate Self Talk

Presented by Charles "Chaz" Franke, L.C.S.W.

Register for Engaging the Anxious Self: Utilizing Compassionate Self Talk

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Six CEHs


FRIDAY, February 21, 2020

Urban Planning for Social Workers

Presented by Sarah Coffin, Ph.D.

Register for Urban Planning for Social Workers

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

Three CEHs


thursday and FRIDAY, march 19-20, 2020

2020 Licensure Test Prep

Presented by Partnership with LEAP, L.L.C.

Register for 2020 Licensure Test Prep

Thursday
Registration: 5 p.m.
Program: 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

No CEHs


FRIDAY, April 17, 2020

Interpersonal and Community-based Violence: Screening, Assessment and Interventions

Presented by Michael Mancini, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Register for Interpersonal and Community-based Violence: Screening, Assessment and Interventions

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

Three CEHs


FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2020

Supervision Refresher: Focus on Skills and Technology

Presented by Pamela J. Huggins, L.C.S.W.

Register for Supervision Refresher: Focus on Skills and Technology

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

and / or

Suicide: Assessment, Safety Planning, and Prevention

Presented by Gary Behrman, Ph.D.

Register for Suicide: Assessment, Safety Planning, and Prevention

Registration: 12:30 p.m.
Program: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Each event is three CEHs; six CEHs for the entire day.


Monday - Wednesday, MAY 18-20, 2020
professional practice institutes

Narrative and Storytelling in Health and Mental Health Practice

Presented by Cara Wallace, Ph.D.

Register for Narrative and Storytelling in Social Work Practice

or

Intimate Partner Violence: Culturally-Relevant and Trauma-Informed Approaches

Presented by Vithya Murugan, Ph.D.

Register for Intimate Partner Violence: Cultural-Relevant and Trauma-Informed Approaches

Registration: 8 a.m.
Program: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

19.5 CEHs total


Friday, September 4, 2020

Ethical Use and Application of Countertransference in Therapy

Presented by Charles "Chaz" Franke, L.C.S.W.

Register for Ethical Use and Application of Countertransference in Therapy

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

and/or

Suicide Assessment and Safety Planning

Presented by Jenny Deutsch, L.C.S.W.

Register for Suicide Assessment and Safety Planning

Registration: 12:30 p.m.
Program: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Each event is three CEHs; six CEHs for the entire day.


Friday, October 16, 2020

Moving Beyond: From Individual to Family Therapy

Presented by Shannon Cooper-Sadlo, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Register for Moving Beyond: From Individual to Family Therapy

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

Three CEHs


Friday, November 13, 2020

Advanced Group Work Skills Training for Trauma Informed Care

Presented by Monica Matthieu, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Register for Advanced Group Work Skills Training for Trauma Informed Care

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - noon

Three CEHs

Planning to Attend a Workshop

The following details apply to all workshops listed above.

Location and Parking
Courses are held at Il Monastero, 3050 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63101, unless otherwise noted. There is free, off-street parking available in front of the building.
Cancellation Policy
Full refunds allowed for registrations canceled at least five business days before the first day of the registered program. For information about possible cancellation due to inclement weather, call 314-977-SNOW (314-977-7669). If a session is canceled, all paid registrants will receive a full refund.
Accommodations & Additional Information

If you require special accommodations or have a question, contact Karen Bolinger at karen.bolinger@slu.edu or 314-977-2724.

SLU is a registered social work continuing education sponsor in Missouri and Illinois, license number 159.000573.