Continuing Education

January 25 and January 26, 2021
Working with the Limited English Proficient Population

2021 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop 

Featured Presenters: Carol G. Velandia, P. LMSW, MBA, PMP, CHI; and Claudia I. Salazar, PsyD

Date: 01/25/2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

AND

Date: 01/26/2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Online Webinar

Featured Presenters

Carol G. Velandia, P. LMSW, MBA, PMP, CHI

Claudia I. Salazar, PsyD

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

Registration Fee

  • $99/Person
  • FREE for Pro Bono Counseling Project Clinicians

Seven (7) CE Credits*

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the needs of the Limited English Proficiency population in the United States when accessing mental health services.
  • Analyze the relationship between Language Access, reduction of health disparities, and good outcomes.
  • Assess and compare existing legislation Language Access regulation  Identify key elements that make interpreting in mental health settings unique.
  • Identify 3 key elements that make interpretation in mental health settings unique.
  • Compare pros and cons between the two main approaches to interpreting in mental health settings.
  • Assess and prepare for potential impact of use of interpreters in the clinical encounter.
  • Identify key factors that contribute to building a collaborative relationship with interpreters.

 

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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 (Category 1) and Professional Counselors and Therapists (Category A – pending) certify that this program meets the criteria for seven credit hours 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 must attend workshop on both days – PARTIAL CEU CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED.

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.

February 18, 2021
Pro Bono Clinician Orientation

2021 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop 

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

Date: 02/18/2021
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Online Webinar

Featured Presenters

Amy Greensfelder, LMSW

Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C

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

 

Register Online Now

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.

March 17, 2021
Pro Bono Clinician Orientation

2021 Professional Continuing Education Online Workshop 

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

Date: 03/17/2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Online Webinar

Featured Presenters

Amy Greensfelder, LMSW

Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C

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

 

Register Online Now

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.