Fall 2021 Schedule

Registration open! Many of our trainings satisfy CE renewal requirements for credit toward cultural competence, ethics, and mandated reporting. Check program descriptions for details. 

Our programs will remain online this fall. We thank you for your understanding and look forward to seeing you, albeit virtually, soon!

ProgramDate(s) Time (All CST)CEUsCost
The Shifting Sands of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethical and Legal ImplicationsOctober 229:00am-4:00pm6$60-120
Strive : Effective Communication & Service Delivery for LGBTQ+ ClientsOctober 269:00am-12:00pm3$30-60 
Implicit Bias in Clinical PracticeOctober 279:00am-12:00pm3$30-60
The Pastora San Juan Cafferty Lecture on Race and Ethnicity in American Life
The Fugitive Life of Black Teaching: A History of Pedagogy and Power 
October 286:00-7:30pm1.5Free
Mandated Reporting for Mental Health Practitioners in the State of Illinois
10/20 Update: Space Available
October 299:00am-12:00pm3$30-60
The Future of Social Work PracticeNovember 39:00am-12:00pm3$30-60
Values Based Leadership: How To Build And Sustain Ethical OrganizationsNovember 169:00am-4:00pm6$60-120
U.S.-China Forum 2021: Addressing Inequality and Promoting Social Welfare
November 16-186:00-8:30pm
Each Day
Up to 5 availableFree
Bridging the Couple Chasm: Gottman Couples Therapy Level 1 TrainingNovember 18 & 199:00am-5:00pm
Each Day
Serving Diverse Older Adults and Family CaregiversDecember 39:00am-12:00pm3$30-60
Tele-PLAY Therapy: Creative Virtual Interventions for Children and AdolescentsDecember 109:00am-4:00pm6
(APT approved)

The Professional Development Program at the University of Chicago Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice is a State of Illinois licensed provider of continuing education for social workers, clinical psychologists, professional counselors, and marriage and family therapists. License numbers: 159.000140, 168.000115, and 268.000004.

It is recommended that professionals review rules for their licensing board prior to applying to ensure that the content meets their renewal, and/or reciprocity requirements.

Important Update Regarding Online CEUs in the State of Illinois

Guidance for Clinical Social Workers and Social Workers Renewing November 2021

The Department of Financial and Professional Regulation allows all 30 CE hours required for the November 30, 2021 renewal may be completed online either by live, real-time presentations, or through prerecorded video provided by approved CE sponsors.

At least three hours must be related to the ethical practice of social work; three hours related to cultural competence in the practice of social work; mandated reporting training (no time stipulation): sexual harassment prevention training (no time stipulation)

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