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Please view our Continuing Education Workshop schedule below. All workshops are approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work. If you have specific questions about a particular workshop or would like to be added to our email list, please contact our Continuing Education office at conted@louisville.edu. Please note that Kent Faculty, Alumni, and current Practicum Supervisors receive a 15% discount for CEU workshops! Thank you for choosing the Kent School of Social Work!


Month
Date
Upcoming Event
 Human Biology for the Social Sciences Prerequisite Course
This online course is available for students admitted to a social work program or any other program in which you may need a Biology prerequisite course. It is recommended that non-UofL Students obtain prior approval that these courses meet the criteria of your institution before completing your registration.
 Research Methods for the Social Sciences Prerequisite Course
This online course is available for students admitted to a social work program or any other program in which you may need a Research Methods prerequisite course. It is recommended that non-UofL Students obtain prior approval that these courses meet the criteria of your institution before completing your registration.
 Statistics for the Social Sciences Prerequisite Course
This online course is available for students admitted to a social work program or any other program in which you may need a Statistics prerequisite course. It is recommended that non-UofL Students obtain prior approval that these courses meet the criteria of your institution before completing your registration.
 Assessment, Prevention and Intervention of Family Domestic Violence and Abuse Online
Individuals whose ultimate goal is to care for others are often placed in unique positions to address issues of domestic and family violence and abuse. This course is designed to take an interdisciplinary approach to provide training to mental health professionals as well as nurses and other medical professionals. This course is delivered via distance learning through the University of Louisville Kent School of Social Work and will enable students to complete academic work in this topic area in a flexible manner, completely online. It is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
 Introduction to HIV/AIDS Clinical Training Online
This online course has been approved by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) by meeting all requirements of KRS 214.610/615/620. This is a multidisciplinary course, suitable for all professional groups impacted by KRS 214.610/615/620.
September9/10/2015
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dying with Dignity- New!
This workshop will explore the issue of assisted dying (suicide) in depth and will address both historical developments and ethical implications. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 2.0 hours of continuing education units.
9/11/2015
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Working Effectively with Refugees and Interpreters
Event is Full: Accepting Wait List Registrations
This presentation will review current refugee populations in Louisville and provide an overview of the refugee resettlement process and policies. We will discuss different cultural issues and practices and explore the dynamics of successful cross-cultural communication. We will provide skills for working with interpreters and limited English speaking clients. We will review interpreter expectations and roles. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 2.0 hours of continuing education units.
9/18/2015
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Using all tools with our clients struggling with substances- New
This workshop will examine various treatment options that mental health professionals can utilize with those struggling with substance abuse. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
9/25/2015
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
HIV – The Virus, Prevention, and Ethics New!
This presentation will cover HIV from Micro, Mezzo, and Macro perspectives, sprinkled with personal experiences. The origins of the virus, what it does in the body, the ways it can and cannot be spread will be covered extensively. We will review the history of HIV and how that narrative has altered over time. The physical symptoms and opportunistic infections the virus can bring onto the body will be explained. The various modes of transmission of HIV, the fluids in which HIV can be found, and the different levels of risk associated with different activities. We will discuss the risks associated with HIV and pregnancy/child birth. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 2.0 hours of continuing education units.
9/25/2015
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Human Trafficking in Kentucky: What Social Workers Need to Know- New!
This training will present the multiple forms utilized to sell humans for labor, sex, and eventually profit in Kentucky. The training provides an introduction to ways of critically thinking about this problem from the perspective of a social worker. The training will follow the adult learning model consisting of presenter facilitation of material, short video, and interactive discussion. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 2.0 hours of continuing education units.
October10/15/2015
9:00 AM to 10/15/2014 12:00 PM
Social Work Ethics: Addressing Complexity- For Licensure Renewal
Social work professionals are increasingly dealing with clients and colleagues who hold very different views of ethical and moral issues. The purpose of this workshop is to examine potential conflicts so that social workers may better determine proactive responses to them. This workshop is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work.
10/16/2015
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Intimate Partner Violence and Social Work: Factors for Consideration- New!
This workshop will examine the dynamics between batterers and victims of Intimate Partner Violence/domestic violence. Causal variables relating to this social problem will be explored and therapeutic techniques will be discussed. The inclusion of resources for further assistance for victims will be included as well for this course. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
10/22/2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Understanding the Types of Dementia and Managing Behavioral Symptoms while Promoting Dignity in Practice- New!
The number of individuals who are diagnosed with dementia is projected to double by 2030. There is a growing demand for resources to assist families and professionals who are working with this population. This course provides education on the types of dementia, the disease course, the importance of obtaining a diagnosis, and effectively dealing with the practical, social and emotional consequences of dementia. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
10/23/2015
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Suicide Assessment, Management, and Treatment: An Overview for Clinicians Working with Individuals and Families- New!
This workshop is designed to meet the requirements of KRS 210.36 for social workers, licensed professional counselors, licensed psychologists, and marriage and family therapists. Materials covered in this workshop are adopted from The Assessment and Management of Suicidality (2006) by M. David Rudd, which is a resource guide for clinicians who wish to learn the skills needed to assess, manage, and treat clients at risk for suicidal behavior. This guide covers key components for mitigating suicide risk, and it remains a leading resource for training new and experienced clinicians. Role plays, examples of evaluation forms, and extensive case examples will be utilized to foster experiential learning and apply new concepts.
10/29/2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
DSM 5 for Social Work
This session's primary focus is on the changes to the DSM that are most pertinent to social workers, and will not include those perspectives of psychiatry and psychology disciplines. This workshop is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
November11/5/2015
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Understanding the Impact of Drug Addiction and Development of Strategies for Prevention and Outreach- New!
This presentation will explain the addictive process and the impact on the individual which could lead to an impact on industry, education and training and the family, as well as on its contribution to violence, crime, financial problems, housing problems, and homelessness. The presentation will focus on prevention by the use of education and community outreach strategies. This training is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 3.0 hours of continuing education units.
11/12/2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
LCSW Supervision Training
The 3 hour interactive course meets the KY state requirements to act as a supervisor of record. This workshop is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work.
 
 





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