CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOPS
2017 Schedule

 
All workshops will be held at the Radisson Hotel in Corning, New York
and are now each worth six (6) contact hours.'

 

NEW (as of 2/13/17)

Family Service Society, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0022.

NEW (as of 3/1/17)
F
amily Service Society, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0058.

NEW (as of 2/10/17)
Family Service Society, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0033

Family Service Society, Inc., SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provide of continuing education for licensed social workers #0071.

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Friday, March 24, 2017
Innovations in Clinical Assessment
and Treatment of Suicidal Risk
 
David Jobes, Ph.D., ABPP
*Download Printable Brochure*
*Register online*

Monday, April 24, 2017
Taming the Trauma: Using Flexibly Sequential
Play Therapy With Traumatized Children
Paris Goodyear-Brown, LCSW, RPT-S
*Download printable brochure*
*Register online*

Friday, May 19, 2017
Motivational Interviewing and the
Language of Change in Challenging Clients
David Prescott, LICSW
*Download printable brochure*
*Register online*


Friday, September 22, 2017
Engaging Adolescents: Inspired Play Therapy Techniques for Teens and Tweens
Brijin Gardner, LCSW, RPT-S


Monday, October 23, 2017
Creative Strategies for Healing Trauma:
Experiential Techniques to Rewire the Brain

Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP

Friday, November 17, 2017
Enhancing Resilience in Play Therapy
and Family Therapy
David Crenshaw, Ph.D.



 

 

 



Continung Education Information

The Family Service Society Professional Training Institute is approved to provide continuing education by:

NBCC - Family Service Society, Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5930. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Family Service Society, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
  Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors - The State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors recognizes Family Service Society, as a sponsor approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC - #5930), to be a pre-approved provider of continuing education programs. Section 47.36
NYS OASAS - Family Service Society, Inc. is an OASAS Certified Education and Training Provider. Each of our workshops is separately submitted for approval by OASAS. Please contact us for CE information on specific workshops.

American Psychological Association - PsychContinuingEd.com, LLC is a co-sponsor of our workshops. PsychContinuingEd.com, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. PsychContinuingEd.com, LLC maintains responsibility for the program and its content.

NY State Board for Social Workers - Family Service Society, Inc., SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0071.

Workshop Information

The Family Service Society Professional Training Institute provides and sponsors high quality educational conferences and workshops pertaining to mental health, psychological and sociological issues for:
  • Human Service workers
  • Social Work professionals
  • Educators
  • Psychologists
  • General public (in some cases)

Workshops are held in the spring and fall months at the Radisson Hotel in Corning, NY. We have gone to great efforts to keep our workshops affordable ($99/person on average). The Radisson is often able to give reduced room rates for workshop attendees who wish to spend the night. Please check with Janalee Orfanides, PTI Director, to inquire whether or not reduce room rates are available for a particular workshop. Additionally there are a variety of other hotels in the immediate Corning area. Click here for a list of those hotels.

In order to keep our registration fees at a reasonable cost, we do not include lunch in the price of our workshops. Coffee is provided throughout the day; danish, breakfast pastries and biscuits with jam are available first thing in the morning; warm cookies, soda and bottles water are provided after the lunch hour.


 






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