WAFCA Continuing Education & Professional Development Program (WAFCA-CE)


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2020 WAFCA-CE Calendar

UPDATE: In order to ensure the safety of all during the public health emergency, WAFCA will NOT convene people in person for training during the months of April and May. The calendar below has been updated to reflect training alternatives and cancellations.

April 7

Ethics, Boundaries, and Our Brains: The Neurobiology of Moral Reasoning
Presenter: David Mays, M.D., PhD
Via Webinar - 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. with a 30 minute lunch
This training is now full but a wait-list is available through March 30th.
Description
 / Wait-list

April 23

The Intersection of Addiction, Anxiety, Depression, and Trauma
Presenter: Vicki Goodman-Strenski , LCSW, CSAC
Cancelled

May 12

Rewriting Stories of Grief & Loss
Presenter: Douglas Smith, M.Div, MA, MS
Via Webinar - 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. with a 30 minute lunch

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May 21

Engaging and Fostering Cooperative Relationships with Challenging Parents and Families
Presenter: Matthew D. Selekman, MSW, LCSW 
Rescheduled for September 17, 2020 (see below)

Summer/Fall CE

Registration is currently set to open on June 1, 2020; this date is subject to change.

Aug 7

Resilience and Post-Traumatic Growth
Presenter: Robyn Gobbel, LCSW, RPT-S
American Family Conference Center - Madison (GLTTC/MHTTC Partnership Workshop)

Sep 10

Understanding Child and Youth Sexualized Behaviors
Presenter: Jill Novacek, LCSW, LSOE, LSOTP
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center – Pewaukee

Sep 17

Engaging and Fostering Cooperative Relationships with Challenging Parents and Families
Presenter: Matthew D. Selekman, MSW, LCSW 
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center – Oshkosh

Sep 29

Effective Interventions with Clients Struggling with Self-Harm or Suicidal Thoughts 
Presenter: Jennifer Meuhlenkamp, PhD
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center – Oshkosh (GLTTC/MHTTC Partnership Workshop)

Oct 8

A Healthier, More Regulated YOU = Healthier, More Regulated Clients
Presenter: Kelli Underwood, LCSW
Waukesha County Technical College/Richard T. Anderson Education Center – Pewaukee

Oct 27

Ethics and Boundaries: Building Alliances Through Cultural Humility
Presenter:  Dana Johnson, MSW, LAPSW
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center
– Oshkosh

Nov 10

Ethics and Boundaries: Building Alliances Through Cultural Humility
Presenter: Dana Johnson, MSW, LAPSW
Sleep Inn and Suites Conference Center – Eau Claire  (NEW LOCATION)

 

 


About WAFCA-CE

For more than 25 years, WAFCA has provided quality, timely continuing education for professionals serving children and families in Wisconsin. Each year, we train more than 1,000 participants including social workers, therapists, counselors, case managers, residential care workers, parenting support aides and in-home support workers on topics ranging from family systems to addiction and trauma.

WAFCA-CE is a trusted resource for continuing education for our member agencies and other behavioral health professionals in counties and in private practice. The Wisconsin Association of Family & Children's Agencies (WAFCA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education ProviderTM (ACEP No.6778). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. WAFCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.  

Click here for more information on our Continuing Education program. 


Fees & More...

Fees for each 6-hour workshop or 4-hour webinar:

• $99/session individual, non-WAFCA member participants.
• $79/session for WAFCA members
• Employees of WAFCA-CE subscribing agencies: Registration fees are covered under the annual agency subscription payment.

Interested in learning more about WAFCA-CE subscription? Contact Emily Coddington.

Employees of WAFCA member agencies and WAFCA-CE subscribers: Log in for member rates. Contact [email protected] to obtain member login.

Cancellations:  A two-week cancellation notice is requested. Participants cancelling no later that one week prior to the event will receive a full refund. Participants may arrange for a substitute, but must notify WAFCA regarding substitution. To cancel or arrange for a substitute, please email [email protected] or call 608.257.5939.

Click here for more information on our Continuing Education program.