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The Office of Global and Lifelong Learning offers programs and events in a variety of online synchronous and asynchronous formats, including live, interactive webcasts, blended curriculum, and videotaped lectures on current topics. Facilitated by NYU Silver School of Social Work faculty, our online programs will provide participants with knowledge and skills for continued development and advancement within the field of social work and related areas of health care practice. Additional online learning opportunities for the 2014-15 program year are currently in development and will be posted on this web page as they become available for enrollment.

NYSED-approved Continuing Education Contact Hours will be awarded for all online programs and events. Current online offerings are approved by The Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences (AATBS). 

Note: Continuing Education Contact Hours are awarded only for CE Programs. Academic Courses do not award Continuing Education Contact Hours.

CE Hours - Self-Study Programs

Post-Master's Certificate Program in Advanced Assessment and Diagnosis (Self-Study)

  • Videotaped lessons - Self Study
  • 14 NYSED-approved contact hours

The School As Client: What Every Social Worker Needs to Know About Working in Schools in the 21st Century (Self-Study)

  • Videotaped webinar - Self Study
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour
  • Videotaped webinar - Self Study
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour

Managing Emotional Dysregulation in Youth

  • Videotaped webinar - Self Study
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour

Building Family Resilience

  • Videotaped Lecture Series in 2 parts - Self Study
  • 3 NYSED-approved contact hours (1.5 per part)

Mindfulness in DBT

  • Videotaped webinar - Self Study
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour

Holding on and Letting Go: The Red Thread of Adult Bereavement

  • Videotaped webinar - Self Study
  • 2 NYSED-approved contact hours

Sexual Addictions in the Digital Age

  • Videotaped Webinar - Self Study
  • 1.5 NYSED-approved contact hours
  • Videotaped Webinar - Self Study
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour


  • Live webinars: September 29, October 20
  • 1 NYSED-approved contact hour per webinar

Academic Courses

Advanced Clinical Assessment & Diagnosis - HBIII

  • Asynchronous online course
  • 3 academic credits (CEUs not awarded for course)

Learning Assessments for Continuing Education (CE) Programs

In order to obtain continuing education contact hours, participants are required to complete a short post-event learning assessment. The learning assessment will be sent out electronically via the e-mail address provided at registration.  Upon completion of the learning assessment, the credits will be e-mailed to the participant.

State Exclusions

NOTE: States regulate activity related to distance learning continuing education contact hours and academic course offerings. NYU is currently unable to distribute distance education to the following states:

1. Alabama
2. New Hampshire
3. Oklahoma
4. Texas
5. Wisconsin
6. Alaska
7. Oregon
8. Utah

Until further notice, individuals from the above states are restricted from enrolling in NYU online learning offerings.

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