Continuing Education

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NOTE: Michigan & Wisconsin require an average of 15 CE hours per license renewal period for Licensed Clinical Social Workers with Master's degree. Most years I exceed this requirement. (Michigan Psychologists & other counselors have no continuing ed required).
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updated: 2 March 2019
October 17-19, 2018  NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Milwaukee, WI (19.0 CE Hours):
Wed. (8.75): Film “Milwaukee 53206" (2.0)
- Keynote (1.25); Cognitive-Behavioral/REBT by me/Chas. Zastrow (1.5); Ethics & Boundaries in a World of Tech (4.0)

Thu. (5.75): Ethics of Social Justice Practice (1.25); Town Hall Mtg (1.5); Clinical Supervision (3.0)

Fri. (4.5): Adult Outcomes for ASD (1.25); WI D.O.C. & Reentry Efforts (1.5); NASW Annual Mtg (.25); Strengthening, Resiliency...(1.5)
January 23, 2018 Human Trafficking Awareness, Bay College West Campus, Iron Mountain, MI
October 23-24, 2017  NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Marriott Hotel, Middletown, WI (4.0 CE Hours; Total: 16 CE Hours (2cr Film “13th”)
October 19-20, 2016 NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Milwaukee, WI (6.75+5.75 CE hrs.); Chronic Pain (1.5 Hours); Ethics & Boundaries (4 Hours)
October 27-28, 2015 Star Behavioral Health, USCG Air Station, Traverse City, MI; PTSD, Ethics, Military Culture (13 CE Hours; #011515-11)
October 12, 2015 Star Behavioral Health, Michigan Tech University (6.5 Hours; #011515-11)
October 19-20, 2015 NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Sheraton Hotel, Madison, WI; Chronic Pain; Mindfulness (13 CE Hours)
October 20-22, 2014 NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Country Springs Hotel, Waukesha, WI (15.25 Hours - no ethics)
April 2-4, 2014 NASW-Michigan, Annual Conference, Kellogg Center, East Lansing, MI (15 CE Hours, including Ethics & Pain Mgmt)
November 20, 2013 Pain Management, Elite Continuing Education ((1CE Hour; Prov. #50-4007)
February 25-March 2, 2013 American Group Psychotherapy Association, New Orleans (26.50 CE Hours)
November 9, 2012 Ethics (5CE) &  Pain Management (1CE), Jacobetti Center, NMU, Marquette, MI (6 Total CE Hours)
October 30-31, 2012 NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference, Brookfield, WI (10 CE Hours)
June 6, 2012 Anger Management for Children & Teens,, (3.0 CE Hours)
January 9-10, 2012 Critical Incident Stress Management Training: Group Crisis Intervention, Marquette General Hospital (14 CE Hours)
June 29, 2011 Understanding Effects of Trauma on Individuals & Communities, Danielle Ponder, Recreation Lanes, Iron Mountain, MI (6 CE Hours)
March 11, 2011 Interventions for Anxiety Disorders with Children & Adults, Healthcare Training Inst., (1CE Hour)
December 3, 2010 Compassion Fatigue, Ginny Rickert & Molly Tomony; Merriter Hospital, Madison, WI (6 CE Hours)
December 2, 2010  Bully-Proofing Made Easy, Israel Kalman, MS, Milwaukee, WI. Wyndham Hotel & Convention Center (6 CE Hours)
August 18, 2010 Boundaries in Mental Health Treatment (2 CE Hours) 
June 19, 2009 Parent Empowerment (6 CE Hours), Doubletree, Virginia Beach, VA
December 27, 2008 NASW Code of Ethics (2 CE Hours; 93% on test)
December 27, 2008 Pain Management - (3 CE Hours; 95% on test)
October 13, 2008 Physical & Sexual Abuse of Children & the Aftermath - Scott Neubauer (2.5CE Wisconsin)
May 14-16, 2008 NASW-Wisconsin Annual Conference (14.5 CE Hours; Ethics & Boundaries included)
April 1, 2008 Feeling Good Handbook, David Burns -  (18 CE Hours/10 allowed; 90% on test)
October 19, 2007 Working with Children in Groups (NASW-Madison, WI Clinical Section - Susan Brooks 2.0 CE Hours)
September 10, 2007 Cognitive Group Therapy (PESI.COM 6.75 CE Hours)
May 18, 2007 Self-Mutilation, Madison, WI (6 CE Hours)
October 13, 2006 1.) Ethics In Clinical Practice (5.25 CE Hours);  2.) Pain & Pain Management (1.5 CE Hours)
Regina McClurg, LMSW & Mark Royer, RN, LMSW;  Muskegon, MI (Touchstone Innovaré & Gerontology Network)
June 1, 2006 Treating Compulsive Sexual Disorders - Paul Simpson, Ed.D. - Lansing, MI
October 18-21, 2004  Midwest Conference on Child Sexual Abuse - Madison, WI
~October 2003 FEI Behavioral Health - CMR/PUP-MOD Critical Incident / Crisis Intervention Kohler, WI
2003 Ethics & Boundaries in Supervision - Gary Schoener- Madison, WI
Midwest Conference on Sexual Abuse (two times?)
May 10, 2002 Substance Abuse Conference - Pine Mountain Lodge - Iron Mountain, MI
April 17-21, 2002 Clinical Nephrology Meetings, Hyatt Regency, Chicago, IL
National Kidney Foundation; Nephrology Social Work – four full days of conferences.
~2001 Anger Management, Marquette, MI
~2001 or 2002 - NASW- WI, Milwaukee area; Ethics & Boundaries
October 12-14, 1999 Midwest Conference on Sexual Abuse, Madison, WI (University of Wisconsin)
1999 & 2000 - Nephrology meeting in Marquette, MI
September, 1999 Treating Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, 
Williams Bay, WI (Roger's Memorial Hospital); John Greist, MD
September, 1998 Cognitive-Behavioral Tx of Anxiety Disorders: Panic, Post-Traumatic Stress & OCD Marquette, MI. Joseph Himle, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Spring 1998 Renal Dialysis Symposium, Marquette General Hospital
Spring 1998 Brief, Solution-Focused Therapy, Delta County CMHC
Spring 1997 Renal Dialysis Symposium, Marquette General Hospital
June/July, 1994 The Sexual Crucible: Integrating Sexual & Marital Therapy
David Schnarch, Ph.D., Cape Cod, MA
June, 1994 Working with Difficult Couples, Neil Jacobson, Ph.D., Minneapolis, MN
Summer, 1993 Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Russell Barkley, Ph.D., Door County, WI
May 1992 NASW-Michigan Annual Meeting/Workshops, Mackinac Island, MI
May, 1991 Cognitive Therapy, David Burns, Milwaukee, WI
May, 1991 D/ART Depressive Disorders, Madison, WI
April, 1991 NASW? a.) Managing Human Diversity; b.) Critical Incident Debriefing, Madison, WI
February 1991 Brief Solution-Oriented Therapy (part II) 
October 1990 Brief Solution-Oriented Therapy (part I), Menominee, MI 
(presented by the Solution-Focused Family Therapy Institute of Milwaukee, WI)
September, 1990 Musings of a Family Therapist, Carl Whitaker; Green Bay, WI
May, 1990 Brief Therapy: the Solution Oriented Model, Michele Weiner-Davis
March, 1990 Structural Family Therapy, Salvador Minuchin, Madison, WI
April, 1990 Spring Symposium, School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison
March, 1990 Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin
May, 1989 Clinical Training in Depressive Disorders Iron Mountain, MI
April, 1989 Advances in the Cognitive Therapies
Chicago, IL; Albert Ellis, Ph.D., Donald Meichenbaum, M.D., Phillip Kendall, Ph.D., M. Linehan, et al.
October, 1988 Domestic Abuse Project Workshop, Minneapolis, MN
April, 1988 Spring Symposium, School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison.    
November, 1986 The Difficult Child, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 
May, 1987 Suicide: Progress in Assessment and Treatment, Chicago, IL
September, 1987 Eating Disorders: New help and Hope, Judi Hollis; Madison, WI