Social Work Professional Development

Molloy College, Continuing Education & Professional Development Social Work 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 #0110. We are currently planning 3 programs for the spring 2016 semester at Molloy College that may be of interest to social workers: 

Group Work Training and Supervision

The purpose of this course is to provide group work training and supervision to social workers who are facilitating group work at their agencies.  Four sessions of two hours each will focus on knowledge and skill building.  Topics will include:  (1) group development and planning, (2) gate keeping, (3) ethical issues, (4) identification and deepening of group themes/issues, (5) intervention skills, (6) analysis of group process, and (7) evaluation of group practice.

The course is scheduled for 4 Wednesdays: January 6, February 3, March 2, and April 6, 2016; 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY 11571 in the Department of Social Work Conference Room, Casey Building, Room 14. 

Social Work CEUs: 8 contact hours have been approved for NY State SW Contact Hours.
Instructor: Lois A. Carey, PhD, LCSW; Molloy College, Department of Social Work, Rockville Centre, NY
Tuition, Application and Registration: There is no charge for the course. However, enrollment is very limited and participants will be required to complete an application for the course. If your application is accepted you will be contacted with regards to registration. For further information and to apply, please click here.

Mental Health Conference - Save the Date!

Friday, April 8, 2016; Madison Theatre, Public Square, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus.

The new Clinical Mental Health Counseling Masters of Science program will be hosting a Mental Health Conference on April 8, 2016 at the Rockville Centre campus. The Planning Committee is currently working on the details of the conference and further information should be available in late fall 2015. We will be seeking approval for Social Work CE credit for the conference once the agenda has been set.  Conference webpage:

For further information or to be placed on our mailing list, please call 516-323-3554 or email:

Palliative Care Conference

8th Annual Conference
Friday, June 3, 2016; 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  ‚óŹ Madison Theater, Rockville Centre campus
Molloy College, in collaboration with community partners, is pleased to be offering its sixth annual Palliative Care Conference on Long Island. The conference will be held on Friday ,June 6, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. in the Madison Theater at Molloy's Rockville Centre campus. The agenda for the day will include a Keynote Session and a series of topics offered during three concurrent sessions. The main objective of this year's conference is for the participants to enhance their ability to provide professional, competent, empathetic care to patients and their families.   

The Palliative Care Conference Planning Committee is currently working on the topics and speakers that will be offfered and the agenda should be set sometime in January 2016. We will be seeking approval for Social Work CE credit for specific sessions once the agenda has been set.

Further information regarding the conference is available at: or by calling 516-323-3554 or by email at: