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Social Worker and Professional Counselor Workshops

Earn your required CEHs and CEUs with workshops sponsored by UW Oshkosh and the Northeast Wisconsin Alliance for Social Worker and Professional Counselor Continuing Education.

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Essentials of Effective Case Management

Date: Friday, Sept. 23, 2022
Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (with two 10-minute breaks)
Location: James P. Coughlin Center (625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901)
Presented by: Jeanne Wagner, MSW, LCSW, ACSW
Fee: $99
CEH/CEUs:
4.5 CEHs/0.4 CEUs

Case Management is a widely practiced function across multiple disciplines including child welfare, gerontology, mental and behavioral health services, corrections, poverty programs, disabilities, and vocational training. Due to diminished organizational resources, many first-time case managers lack the appropriate training to effectively engage with challenging clients. This training is designed to provide content that will assist case managers who work with a variety of client groups improve and/or enhance their effectiveness in the provision of client services. Learn more >>

What Is Trauma and How Do We Address It as Human Services Clinicians?

Date: Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (with two 10-minute breaks)
Location: James P. Coughlin Center (625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901)
Presented by: Sally Hudson, LCSW
Fee: $99
CEH/CEUs:
4.5 CEHs/0.4 CEUs

Every day the impact of toxic stress is increasingly evident, whether personal, local, national, or global. Trauma significantly affects how people function in major life areas and respond to treatment. This workshop will provide participants with a better understanding of the evolving meaning of trauma and how to address it in clinical practice. Learn more >>

Healing Informed Self-Care for Social Workers & Direct Care Professionals

Date: Friday, Nov. 18, 2022
Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (with two 10-minute breaks)
Location: Oak Park Place (2205 Midway Rd., Menasha, WI 54952)
Presented by: Melinda Marasch
Fee: $99
CEH/CEUs:
4.5 CEHs/0.4 CEUs

Healing (Trauma) Informed Care (HIC) is an important best practice model for all direct care workers to understand, and self-care is an essential element to providing Healing Informed Care. The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) declared that self-care of the professional is vital for competent and ethical direct care practices. Many social workers and other direct care professionals feel the depressed and stressful effects of emerging from the pandemic on ourselves and participants. To help program participants, the helping professional must understand how we are affected by and how we can help mitigate stress, trauma, secondary trauma, burn out and compassion fatigue. It’s how we manage these things that counts. Learn more >>

Ethics and Boundaries in a World of Technology

Date: Friday, Feb. 10, 2023
Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (with two 10-minute breaks)
Location: James P. Coughlin Center (625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901)
Presented by: Jeanne Wagner, MSW, LCSW, ACSW
Fee: $99
CEH/CEUs:
4.5 CEHs/0.4 CEUs

The management of ethics, boundaries, and confidentiality in a world of constantly emerging technology and social media is especially challenging for human service professionals. This workshop will address the technology challenges encountered during the provision of human services. Strategies will be discussed utilizing the recently updated NASW Technology Standards and current best practices from the literature. Learn more >>

Do You See What I See? Seeing Clients in Need Through a Trauma Lens

Date: Friday, Feb. 24, 2023
Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (with two 10-minute breaks)
Location: James P. Coughlin Center (625 E. County Rd. Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901)
Presented by: Stacey Otto, OCSW, IMH-E® and Elizabeth Pupeter, MT-BC, WMTR
Fee: $99
CEH/CEUs:
4.5 CEHs/0.4 CEUs

We invite you to join us for an interesting and interactive workshop on trauma informed care. In this workshop, we will explore the wide-ranging impact trauma has on children and adults. We will use a neurodevelopmental and attachment-based approach in our presentation. We will also cover strategies to use in your practice. Learn more >>


CEH/CEU Requirements: For the March 1, 2021 – February 28, 2023 biennium30 continuing education credit hours are required. Of those, 4 credit hours must be in social work ethics and professional boundaries.

Social work training programs sponsored by the Northeast Wisconsin Alliance for Social Worker Continuing Education will be accepted by the State of Wisconsin as continuing education hours. Full attendance at the workshop will earn continuing education hours.

  • Professional Counselor CEH: The UW Oshkosh Department of Counselor Education, accredited by the Commission for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Program (CACREP) has approved these workshops for continuing education hours.
  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs): Workshop participants can receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for their full participation in each workshop.

In the event of late arrival and/or early departure, amended certificates indicating the actual number of credit hours earned will be provided upon calling our office.

Student Rate: Students currently enrolled in the UW Oshkosh Social Work Program may register at a reduced rate of $25. You must register using your UW Oshkosh email address and include your seven-digit student ID number.

Registration Deadlines: The registration deadline for each of the workshops is 10 business days before the program starts. After this date, please call the UW Oshkosh Division of Online and Continuing Education at (920) 424-1129 to determine program availability.

Credit and debit card payments will only be accepted electronically. OCE will no longer accept credit and debit card payments via phone, mail, or fax.

Questions and More Information: Questions concerning registration and program content should be directed to the Division of Online and Continuing Education, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Boulevard, Oshkosh, WI 54901-8623. Please call (920) 424-1129.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received 10 business days before the program will receive a full refund, minus a $35 processing charge. No refunds will be given for cancellations received less than 10 business days before the program. UW Oshkosh reserves the right to cancel any program due to insufficient enrollment, as well as the right to limit enrollment due to excessive demand. UW Oshkosh is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. If you need special assistance and/or accommodations, please notify us by the registration deadline. All requests will be kept confidential.

Program Manager: The program manager for these workshops is Jason Hubbard. We are continuously looking for new and diverse program ideas. You can contact Jason at (920) 424-1129. You may also email him at hubbardj@uwosh.edu.


Click Here for a listing of Social Work and Counseling programs offered by University of Wisconsin Green Bay Continuing Professional Education.