Training Resources

The Pro Bono Counseling Project offers a variety of FREE continuing education opportunities and events throughout the year to participating Pro Bono Counseling Project clinicians to provide clinical training and supplemental resources in different specialty areas which align with agency programs. 

Benefits of workshops for participating clinicians include:

Offer numerous FREE workshop CE's annually available to participating clinicians; workshop content to include issues related to parenting alone, trauma, military service men and women and their loved ones, and caring for loved ones with long term illness.

CE's approved for psychologists, social workers, professional counselors, and therapists licensed in Maryland.

  • Complimentary breakfast or lunch
  • Provide FREE resources and books helpful to practices
  • Provide networking opportunities at events
  • Offer top speakers from Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland, National Institutes of Health, etc.

To register for any of the workshops below please use the Register buttons or contact Tina via email at or phone at 410-825-1001 x103.


Upcoming Workshops

PBCP is pleased to announce the following workshops:

Friday, September 15, 2017

Pro Bono Counseling Project

New Clinician Orientation

Workshop Details:


Learn about volunteering with the Pro Bono Counseling Project hosted by Executive Director Barbara Anderson and Clinical Director Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C.

To register, email or call 410-825-1001 x103


  • 9/15/17 New Clinician Orientation
    • Friday, September 16 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
    • Location: Towson, MD


Friday, October 13, 2017

Pro Bono Counseling Project CHAI Workshop

"Working With Resistance in South Asian Families"

  • 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • New Hope Lutheran Church


By the end of this workshop, clinicians will be able to:

  1. Describe barriers and facilitators to treatment of South Asians
  2. Recognize the importance of working with families to facilitate treatment goals with South Asians.
  3. Give examples of the impact of stigma on treatment of mental health issues in South Asians.

Workshop Details:

  • Friday, October 13, 2017, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • 3 CE's
  • Breakfast provided
  • New Hope Lutheran Church, Columbia, MD


FREE for participating clinicians                        Registration Rate:  $45


Sunil Khushalani, M.D.

Dr. Khushalani completed his medical school in India in 1991 from G.S. Medical College, Mumbai University. He completed his residency at the Department of Psychiatry at New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital in 1997 and came to Sheppard Pratt Health System in 2000. He is board certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is also certified, by examination by the American Society of Addiction Medicine. 

Currently, he serves as the Medical Director of the Adult Service Line at Sheppard Pratt. Dr. Khushalani also serves a physician advisor for the Stanley Research Group at Sheppard Pratt. He is also an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He has helped develop and teaches a course on ‘Lean Problem Solving’ at Sheppard Pratt. He has been voted as a Top Doctor in Addiction Psychiatry by Castle Connolly and Baltimore Magazine

Dr. Khushalani is a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He is also a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He is currently the chair of the Education Committee of the Maryland Society of Addiction Medicine. He is also a member of the Patient Safety Workgroup of the APA Council on Quality Care.


QUESTIONS:  For questions or problems regarding workshops, please contact Tina via email at or phone at  410-825-1001 x103.


CE Credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops and completed evaluation forms for those sessions. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who are more than 15 minutes late, are absent for more than 15 minutes, or depart more than 15 minutes early from a session. Credit will not be granted to registrants who do not submit a completed evaluation form at the end of the session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.



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