Conferences

The Division of Continuing Education and Professional Development usually hosts 8-10 conferences per year at both our Rockville Centre Campus at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, as well as at our Suffolk Center Campus, on the grounds of Republic Airport located at: 7180 Republic Airport (Grumman Lane), in East Farmingdale, NY on Long Island. The following conferences are scheduled so far for 2016-17: 

Social Work Conference (2 CE hours) (Sorry, this conference is closed-out)
Capturing the Art of Group Work
Wednesday, March 8, 2017; Networking 5-6 p.m. for Molloy Alumni only, Program 6-8:00 p.m., Public Square, Larini Room, Second Floor, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus    
          
This program from 6-8 p.m. is open to all and will be offered at no charge, but registration is required. Register online at: http://connect.molloy.edu/2017SocialWork. (Sorry, this conference is closed-out) For additional information, please click here.

Fourth Annual Interdisciplinary Mental Health Conference
(4 CE hours)
Treatment of Addictions: Biopsychosocial, Developmental, and Mindful Approaches
Featuring: Dr. Gabor Maté
Friday, March 10, 2017; 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., (breakfast and check-in from 7:30-8:30 a.m.) Madison Theatre, Public Square, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus

The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Science program will be hosting its Fourth Annual Interdisciplinary Mental Health Conference on March 10, 2017 at the Rockville Centre campus.

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Gabor Maté, a renowned speaker, and bestselling author has been confirmed as one of our speakers. Dr. Gabor Maté is highly sought after for his expertise on a range of topics including addiction, stress and childhood development. 

Additional information and registration procedures can be found on the conference webpage at: www.molloy.edu/ce/mhc. A conference brochure was mailed out in January 2017.  To receive a brochure or to be placed on our mailing/email list, call Cindy Thomas at 516.323.3554 or email cthomas@molloy.edu

New Media and Digital Writing Workshop for High School Teachers 
(3 hours CTLE)
Friday, March 10, 2017; 9:45 a.m. - 2 p.m. ● Hagan Center, Room 239, Rockville Centre campus

Please join us at Molloy College on Friday, March 10, 2017 to attend a New Media and Digital Writing Workshop. The workshop is designed to enhance existing pedagogy and approaches to new and digital media in the high school classroom. Professors Jamie Cohen and Matt Applegate will instruct teachers on contemporary new media and digital writing lessons and classroom approaches.

Click here for the full conference webpage and to register.

Music Therapy Program (3 CMTEs/LCATs)
Sound Birthing Music Therapy Workshop
Friday, March 31, 2017; 9 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Public Square, Larini Room, Second Floor, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus   

This 3-hour workshop is an introduction to the Sound Birthing Music Therapy Assisted Childbirth Model. An in-depth study of music for labor and birth, research, and best practices as well as positions, relaxation techniques, and other comfort measures paired with music are presented.  Participants will learn foundations of the MTACB process, the protocol for creating Sound Birthing MusicTM playlists for labor and birth, and learn ways to use live music in pregnancy, labor, birthing and the immediate post-partum. Open to music therapists, students, and other health professionals.  (3 CMTEs/LCATs available)    

Click here for the full conference webpage and to register.                                                           

Cancer Care Program (2 Nursing CEUs)
Gynecological Cancers
Wednesday, April 5, 2017; 6-8:30 p.m. ● Madison Theatre, Public Square Building, Rockville Centre campus

Molloy College, the Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center will be presenting the program: "Gynecological Cancers" on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 6-8:30 p.m.  The conference will be offered at no charge and will be held in the Madison Theatre in the Public Square Building on Molloy's Rockville Centre campus located at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, New York, 11571.

This program is offered at no charge and is open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend, including healthcare professionals and students. Dinner is included. 2 Nursing CEUs will be awarded. Although the conference and the dinner are offered at no charge, registration is required. Seating is limited and you should pre-register for the conference by March 29, 2017.

For further information, and to register, visit the conference webpage or call the Division of Continuing Education at 516-323-3550 or email them at: conted@molloy.edu.

9th Annual Palliative Care Conference (5.5 CEUs various areas)
Friday, June 9, 2017; 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  ● Madison Theater, Rockville Centre campus

Molloy College, in collaboration with community partners, is pleased to be offering its 8th annual Palliative Care Conference on Long Island. The conference will be held on Friday, June 9, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 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. Breakfast and lunch are included. 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.   Fees: Early Registration, until March 17: $85; Regular Registration, March 18-May 12: $105; Late registration, May 13 - June 2 $125; after June 2 $135 or at the door: $145; Full-time students (must include copy of student ID: $25. Further information regarding the conference is available at: www.molloy.edu/ce/pcc or by calling 516-323-3550 or by email at: lcino@molloy.edu.

Music Therapy Conference (7 CMTEs/LCATs)
Analytical Music Therapy- Past, Present, and Future - Understanding the Model as Music-Centered 
(7 CMTEs/LCATs)
Friday, June 16, 2017; 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Public Square, Larini Room, Second Floor, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus   
This CMTE/LCAT conference will provide an overview of Analytical Music Therapy (AMT), a music-centered psychotherapy model. This talk will cover the historic development of AMT and include audio and video examples of Priestley's clinical work. This talk will also highlight the work of contemporary AMT practitioners who have fostered the development and differentiation of the model into different treatment contexts, including a diverse emphasis on its musical and psychoanalytic origins. The presentation format will combine lectures, musicing, and an experiential AMT group.(7 CMTEs/LCATs available)    

Click here for the full conference webpage and to register. 

For further information on conferences please contact:
Division of Continuing Education & Professional Development
email: conted@molloy.edu
Phone: 516-323-3554