Continuing Education

December 1, 2020
QPR Gatekeeper

Suicide Prevention Training

Featured Presenter: Amy Greensfelder, LMSW

Date: 12/1/2020
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Online Webinar

Featured Presenter

PBCP Executive Director Amy Greensfelder, LMSW

Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.

Registration Fee

  • FREE for all participants

KEY COMPONENTS TO BE COVERED IN TRAINING:

• How to Question, Persuade and Refer someone who may be suicidal

• How to get help for yourself or learn more about preventing suicide

• The common causes of suicidal behavior

• The warning signs of suicide

• How to get help for someone in crisis

This training is for informational purposes only. CEUs will not be provided.
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December 3, 2020
Private Counseling for Public Service Program

2020 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop

Clinical Considerations for Intimate Partner Violence in the COVID-19 Era and Caregiving for Veterans in the Time of COVID 

Featured Presenters: Julia Caplan, LCSW-C, and Hilary Wiseman, MPH, LCSW-C

Date: 12/3/2020
Time: 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Online Workshop

Featured Presenters

Julia Caplan, LCSW-C, and Hilary Wiseman, MPH, LCSW-C

Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.

Registration Fee

  • $29/person
  • FREE for Pro Bono Counseling Project Clinicians

Two (2) CE Credits*

Learning Objectives

Clinical Considerations for Intimate Partner Violence in the COVID-19 Era

• Identify different types of IPV, risk factors for experiencing violence, and unique issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic

• Identify the goals and evidence-based strategies for IPV screening, assessment, and intervention, including ways to alter these processes in the context of COVID-19

• Identify clinical considerations and strategies for telehealth, safety plans, clinician safety, and documentation within COVID-19 limitations

Caregiving for Veterans in the time of COVID

• Identify unique characteristics of veteran caregivers in comparison with non-veteran caregivers

• Describe the impact COVID-19 has had on caregivers and the resources they depend on

• Identify strategies to reduce caregiver stress and burnout with special consideration to the impact of COVID 19

 

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The Pro Bono Counseling Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Pro Bono Counseling Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Maryland Boards of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors and Therapists (pending) certify that this program meets the criteria for two credit hours of continuing education for social workers (Category 1), professional counselors, and therapists (Category A) licensed in Maryland.

CE credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops and competed evaluation forms for those sessions. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who late or depart early from a session. Participants will be asked to submit a completed evaluation form at the end of the session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.

December 10, 2020
Balancing Mental Wellness and Working from Home as Modern Professionals

2020 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop

Balancing Mental Wellness and Working from Home as Modern Professionals

Featured Presenter: Rahul Kulkarni, MPH / MBA

Date: 12/10/2020
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Online Workshop

Featured Presenter

Rahul Kulkarni, MPH / MBA

Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.

Registration Fee

  • $10/person
  • FREE for Pro Bono Counseling Project Clinicians

One (1) CE Credit*

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

• Identify leading technology platforms that are being used to transition teams to remote environments as it pertains to their mental health.

• Explain key stressors for modern professionals coping with the pandemic while working remotely.

• Explore concepts of purpose, ego and motivation in the millennial workforce.

• Assess the links between diversity and inclusion, mental wellness, and workplace engagement.

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The Pro Bono Counseling Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Pro Bono Counseling Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Maryland Boards of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors and Therapists (pending) certify that this program meets the criteria for one credit hour of continuing education for social workers (Category 1), professional counselors, and therapists (Category A) licensed in Maryland.

CE credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops and competed evaluation forms for those sessions. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who late or depart early from a session. Participants will be asked to submit a completed evaluation form at the end of the session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.

December 16, 2020
Pro Bono Clinician Orientation

2020 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop 

Featured Presenters: Amy Greensfelder, LMSW, Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C, and Vanessa Howard

Date: 12/16/2020
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Online Webinar

Featured Presenters

Amy Greensfelder, LMSW

Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C

Vanessa Howard

Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.

Registration Fee

  • FREE for Pro Bono Counseling Project Clinicians

One (1) CE Credit*

Learning Objectives

  1. Analyze ethical implications of providing pro bono services
  2. Assess impact of providing pro bono services on current clinical practice
  3. Make a plan to address socio-economic, cultural, and racial issues in therapy
  4. Explain professional benefits of providing pro bono mental health care

 

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The Pro Bono Counseling Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Pro Bono Counseling Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Maryland Boards of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors and Therapists certify that this program meets the criteria for one credit hour of continuing education for social workers, professional counselors, and therapists licensed in Maryland.

CE credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops and competed evaluation forms for those sessions. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who late or depart early from a session. Participants will be asked to submit a completed evaluation form at the end of the session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.