Continuing Education Presenter Information

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Currently Seeking Professional Educational Instructors

The Office of Continuing Education is seeking experienced professional education instructors in the social work, professional counseling, and marriage and family therapy fields. We strive to provide the best resources for the helping professionals community of Pennsylvania and New York states.  This includes working with a diverse group of CE instructors. If you have experience and are interested in developing and presenting workships on the topics listed below, please make sure to fill out a trainer application which can be found here: CE Instructor Application

We are currently seeking CE instructors for the following subject matter areas:

General Social Work Areas:

  • Functional Behavioral Assessments Behavior Intervention Plans
  • Grieving the Loss of a Child or Coworker
  • Stages/Theories of Change
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy for Military Service Personnel and Veterans
  • School Partnerships and Collaboration Across All Stakeholders
  • School-based Social Workers and Family Engagement
  • School-based Social Workers and Multidisciplinary Teams
  • Implicit Bias
  • Microaggressions
  • Systematic Racism
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Cultural Diversity/Cultural Awareness and Sensitivity
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Ethics
  • Suicide Prevention and Intervention

Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Areas

  • History & biological impact of SUD
  • Assessment & diagnosis using DSM V
  • Methods of standardized assessment & measuring treatment progress
  • Cultural humility/literacy
  • Overview of models of intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Approaches
  • Supporting & promoting peer interventions
  • Opioid use disorder
  • Special populations: older adults, LGBTQ, Adolescents, Veterans, etc.
  • Techniques for Families of Loved Ones in Substance Use Recovery
  • Boundary Setting for Families of Loved Ones in Substance Use Recovery
  • Characteristics of Adult Children of Parents and Caregivers in Substance Use Recovery