Our conferences, seminars, and trainings provide forums for the exploration of a wide variety of contemporary issues including topics such as trauma, attachment theory, children and families, spirituality and social work, behavioral health, new policy directives, severe mental health, loss and bereavement, substance use, leadership, diversity, and social work on a global scale. Our offerings are founded on evidence-based practice, with strong focus on the most current research and policy.
Conferences and Events
Office of Global and Lifelong Learning
Conferences, Seminars and Trainings
Specialists in the field provide topical understanding, skill building, and resources access while presentations by consumers enrich programs with narratives of personal experiences, and challenges and accomplishments achieved. Treatment teams and interagency collaboration are emphasized. Breakout sessions provide the audience with an opportunity to gain more depth of knowledge and skills while networking with other professionals in the field. All of our conferences highlight the current research and expertise of faculty. Conferences and events are designed for social workers, behavioral health specialists, as well as related professionals.
- The Many Faces of Immigration, April 25, 2014
- Core Principles of Trauma-Informed Care: The Essentials, May 15, 2014
- The Theory and Practice of Mindfulness and Meditation in Social Work, June 13, 2014
- Professional Advancement in Leadership Roles, March 2014
- Exploring the Landscape of Palliative Care, February 2014
- Reflections on Violence: Correlates, Constructions and Consequences, January 2014
- Spirituality and Social Work: Integrating Spirituality Into Your Practice with Confidence and Compassion, December 2013
- Fall Workshop Series: Clinical Work with Challenged Families, November 2013