Social Work Professional Development

Please note: We are continuing to offer live online courses this fall in "real-time" through Zoom or GoToTraining. The courses listed below will be held at the same dates and times as indicated in the schedule. You will be able to take the courses using any type of device that has internet access: PC, Mac, tablet, even a smartphone.  

Beginning January 1, 2015, each Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) must complete 36 hours of approved continuing education courses for each triennial registration period. No more than 12 hours of continuing education activities in any 36 month period, or one-third of the total hours in periods of other length, may consist of self-study educational activities from New York State Education Department approved providers. For more information regarding the NY State requirements please visit their webpage at: http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/sw/swceinfo.htm

Molloy College, through the Division of Continuing Education & Professional Development, offers coursework that meets Social Work CPE and 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, approval #0110.

Information regarding upcoming programs is generally emailed/mailed 3-4 times per year to all those people who have previously attended social work programs or who have asked to be placed on the email/mailing list.  To be placed on the email/mailing list for future programs please call 516.323.3550 or email: conted@molloy.edu.

The following programs, courses and conferences are approved for Social Work CE credit:

Group Work Training and Supervision (10 Social Work, Nursing, LMHC, CTLE, CEU's)
4 Wednesdays: 9/23, 10/21, 11/18 and 12/16; 6-8:00 a.m.; Online through Zoom
Faculty:  Dr. Lois A. Carey, PhD, LCSW
People of all ages from children thru adulthood have the opportunity to thrive and grow in a supportive group milieu.  If you are a teacher, nurse, mental health professional or social worker whose assignments includes bringing people with common themes and issues together, this training is for you.  Please click here for details and to register.   

Addiction Studies Program (CASAC and Recredentialing) (various contact hours)

A number of course offered in the Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) program have been approved for Social Work CE credit. The following courses are approved, along with the number of hours and the tuition:

Course

Hours

Tuition

Adolescent Treatment: From Intake to Discharge

13

$185

Case Finding and Treatment Planning in Chemical Dependency Treatment

6

$95

Case Management: Principles and Techniques for Substance Abuse Counselors

3

$50

Client/Counselor Interaction

18

$260

Community Education and Prevention

7

$110

Competencies And Methods of Counseling

18

$260

Counseling Special Populations and Cultural Competencies

24

$345

Ethics And Confidentiality in Professional Practice (12 hours in-class, plus 2 hour Mandated Reporter Training Online)

14

$210

Family Dynamics and Family Treatment in Chemical Dependency

29

$425

From Street to Rehab: Assessment, Evaluation & Planning

15

$215

Fundamentals of Group Counseling For Chemical Dependency Treatment

30

$425

Health, Wellness and Communicable Diseases

16

$230

Introduction to Addictive Behaviors

18

$260

Introduction to Diagnostic Criteria

19

$375

Strategies for Engaging the Difficult Client

17

$240

Tobacco

6

$95

Vocational Rehabilitation in Substance Abuse Treatment

9

$130


The course schedule and registration information can be found on the following webpage: www.molloy.edu/ce/addiction.

Courses are offered at night, during the day and on Saturdays. The number of sessions each course meets varies from anywhere to 1 session to 10 sessions, as do the number of hours. Courses are offered throughout the year, including the summer. The courses can be taken online using either Zoom or GoToTraining. Please note that not every course is offered every semester. Further information can be found on the following webpage: www.molloy.edu/ce/addiction.  

Please click here for a listing of all the courses currently scheduled that are approved for Social Work Continuing Education credit, including non-CASAC courses.