Upcoming CE Events


Asynchronous Workshops

Autism:  De-Escalate Meltdowns and Diffuse Explosive Behaviors in Children

Kathy Morris, M.Ed., B.S.

Sponsor:  Pesi, Inc.

Fee:  $219.99

Contact:  Bre Schultz, 715-855-5269

6.25 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 2020

August 12

The Science Behind the Adverse Childhood Experiences Score

Dr. Yared Alemu

Sponsor:  TQIntelligence, Inc

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 11 am

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Dr. Yared Alemu, 678-770-9343

2 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 14

Clinical Techniques for Working with Adolescents and Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Thomas Walsh, MSW, LISW-CP

Sponsor:  Laurel Heights Hospital

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  2 pm – 4:15 pm

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Jay Desselle, 229-921-2071

2 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 15

Trauma, A Growing Epidemic in Families:  The Need for Treatment and Healing

Dr. Lucy Cannon, LCSW, CCDP-D, MATS

Sponsor:  Laurel Heights Hospital

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 3:30 pm

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Jay Desselle, 229-921-2071

5 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 14-16 & 28-30

Hypnotherapy Certification Program (Levels 2 & 3)

Dr. Beaton-York

Sponsor:  The Knowledge Tree

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  7:45 am – 5:00 pm each day

Fee:  $1499 before 3/13, $1599 after

Contact:  Jordan Barbeau, 404-913-2005

53 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 20

Ethical Practice in Juvenile Justice Settings

Lainey Richardson, Psy.D. and Christine Doyle, LCSW

Sponsor:  Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 3 pm

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Ron Koon, Ph.D., 404-478-4522

5 ethics hours approved

 

August 21

Listening Well: Enhancing Client Engagement, Self-Efficacy and Promoting Positive Change

Denice Crowe Clark, Ph.D., LMFT

Sponsor:  The Training and Counseling Center at St. Luke’s

Location:  St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 435 Peachtree St., NE, Atlanta, GA  30308

Time:  9 am – 12:15 pm

Fee:  $50

Contact:  Nineshia Mont-Reynaud, 404-876-6266, ext. 2003

3 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 21

Remembering Why We Do What We Do:  Exploring the Realms of Post Traumatic Growth and Human Resilience

Bethany Blanco Booth, LPC

Sponsor: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna

Location: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna/Pro North Auditorium, 3995 South Cobb Dr., Smyrna, Ga 30080

Time: 9:30 am – 12:15 pm

Fee: $50

Contact: Latosha Lawler, 770-434-4568, ext. 3001

3 core hours approved for LMFT’s

 

August 21

Anxiety Treatment During Times of Uncertainty

Patrick McGrath, Ph.D.

Sponsor:  The Knowledge Tree

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 3:45 pm

Fee:  $115 before August 7, $130 after

Contact:  Jordan Barbeau, 404-913-2005

5 core hours for LMFT’s

 

August 21

Social (In)justice, Racism and Healthy Conversations:  Ethical Implications for Clinical Practice

Michael Chafin, M.Div., M.Ed.  and Cecil Walker, MFT

Sponsor:  The Brookwood Center for Psychotherapy

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 3 pm

Fee:  $100

Contact:  Michael Chafin, 404-872-8065

5 ethics hours approved

 

August 21

Telehealth:  Moving Forward

Lois Fenner, RN, MS, Attorney at Law

Sponsor:  UiTrainings

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $200

Contact:  Chris Boggs, 770-391-1099

6.25 ethics hours approved

 

August 22

Telemental Health:  Breaking Geographical Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $80-110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 Telemental Health hours for LMFT’s

 

August 26-27

System of Care Academy (SOCA) Virtual 2020 Theme:  Anchoring During the Storm

Sponsor:  Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  10 am -2:30 pm on the 26th, 10 am – 1 pm on the 27th

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Regina Ginyard, 404-232-1175

6 core hours and 1 ethics hour for LMFT’s

 

August 28

Legislative Town Hall

Sponsor:  GAMFT

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  12 pm – 1 pm

Fee:  Free to GAMFT members

Register at gamft.org

1 hour of core approved

 

September 2020

September 1

Bottom Up Approaches to Healing Trauma and Eating Disorders

Tara Arnold, Ph.D., LCSW

Sponsor: The Knowledge Tree

Location: TBD

Time: 9 am – 3:30 pm

Fee: $115 before 4/17, $130 after

Contact: Jordan Barbeau, 404-913-2005

5 Core Hours for LMFT’s

 

September 11

When Marital Intimacy Protects: Chronic Female Sexual Problems

Michael Sytsma, Ph.D. and Marti Witherow, LPC, LMFT

Sponsor: Building Intimate Marriages, Inc.

Location: Synchronous Online Workshop

9am-1:15 pm

Fee: $159

Contact: Michael Sytsma, PhD, 770-822-4505

4 core hours for LMFT’s

September 11

Telemental Health Supervision:  Crossing Cultural & Geographic Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 11:45 am

Fee:  $75

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

3 hours of Telemental Health Supervision for LMFT’s

 

September 11

Becoming One Treatment Team:  Involving the Family in Your Work with Teens and Young Adults

Ashley Lanier-Pszczola, LMFT

Sponsor:  Skyland Trail

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Fee:  $80

Contact:  Dawn Collinge, 404-709-3171

5 core hours for LMFT’s

 

September 12

Becoming a Black Therapist:  Exploring Lived Experiences and What it Means to be an Ally

Erlese Caruth, LPC

Sponsor:  The Knowledge Tree

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Fee:  $135 before August 29, $155 after

Contact:  Jordan Barbeau, 404-913-2005

6 core hours for LMFT’s

 

September 14-16

26th Annual Statewide Family Violence Conference

Sponsor:  Georgia Commission on Family Violence

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9/14: 9 am -2 pm, 9/15: 9 am – 2 pm, 9/16:  9:30 am – 11:15 am

Fee:  $260 early registration, $285 late registration, $175 for students

Contact:  Jameelah Ferrell, 404-657-3412

12 core hours for LMFT’s

 

September 15 and 23

Behavioral Health Provider Town Hall

Dr. Candace Body-Williams, Bhavini Solanki-Vasan, LaKeisha Williams and Siyama Drake

Sponsor:  Amerigroup

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  11 am – 1 pm

Fee:  Free

Contact:  Bhavini Solanki-Vasan, 404-384-0443

2.9 core hours approved for LMFT’s

 

September 18

Life and Death, In Between is only Death:  Existential Psychotherapy Approaches to Working with Youth

Weston Robins, LPC

Sponsor: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna

Location: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna/Pro North Auditorium, 3995 South Cobb Dr., Smyrna, Ga 30080

Time: 9:30 am – 12:15 pm

Fee: $50

Contact: Latosha Lawler, 770-434-4568, ext. 3001

3 core hours approved for LMFT’s

 

September 18

Family Law and Mental Health Forum

Sponsor:  Center for Navigating Family Change & Gwinnett County ADR Department

Location:  Gwinnett Justice and Admin Center

Time:  9 am – 4:30 pm

Fee:  $175 until 6/1, $195 after 6/1

Contact:  Diane Dierks, LMFT,  404-218-1739

6.5 core hours for LMFT’s

 

September 19

Racial & Cultural Diversity:  Approaching Ethical and Culturally-Informed Intervention in Counseling and Supervision

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $98 – 110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 ethics hours approved

 

September 19

What Clinicians Need to Know About Telemental Health from a Treatment and Ethical Perspective

Lucy Cannon, Ed.D., LCSW, CCDP-D, MATS

Sponsor:  Skyland Trail

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $80

Contact:  Dawn Collinge, 404-709-3171

6 ethics hours approved

 

September 21

Boundaries in Clinical Practice:  Top Ethical Challenges

Latasha Matthews, MA, LPC, CPCS, CPLC

Sponsor:  Pesi, Inc.

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $219

Contact:  Abby Klingenberg, 715-855-8107

6.25 ethics hours approved

 

September 25

Ethics in Today’s Political Climate

Lakeeya Thornton, LCSW

Sponsor:  Within Your Reach Consulting Services, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  9 am – 1 pm

Fee:  $109

Contact:  Wydia Houston, 267-322-9816

4 ethics hours approved

 

October 2020

October 1-5

Rapid Resolution Therapy Fundamentals, Intensive 40 hour Course

Jon Connelly, Ph.D., MSW, LCSW

Location:  Courtyard Atlanta Perimeter Center, 6250 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA  30328

Times:  9:00 am – 6:30 pm each day

Fee:  $1850

Contact:  Teri Bowers, 800-587-2623, ext 4002

40 core hours for LMFT’s

 

October 2

Internal Family Systems Therapy:  Step by Step Procedures for Healing Traumatic Wounds and Alleviating Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Addiction and More

Alexia Rothman, Ph.D.

Sponsor:  UiTrainings

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Times:  8 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $200

Contact:  Chris Boggs, 770-391-1099

6.25 core hours for LMFT’s

 

 

October 9

Domestic Violence Training/What Do I Need to Know?

Davine S. Ricks, Ph. D.

Sponsor: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna

Location: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna/Pro North Auditorium, 3995 South Cobb Dr., Smyrna, Ga 30080

Time: 9:30 am – 4 pm

Fee: $100

Contact: Latosha Lawler, 770-434-4568, ext. 3001

5 core hours approved for LMFT’s

 

October 30

COVID-19 Grief and Loss in Mass Proportions, A Clinician’s Guide:  Helping Your Clients Process Their Grief and Loss While You Navigate Your Own

Terri Daniel, DMin., DT, CCTD and Debi Frankle, LMFT

Sponsor:  Within Your Reach Consulting Services, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  12 pm – 4:05 pm

Fee:  $109

Contact:  Wydia Houston, 267-322-9816

2.5 core and 1.5 ethics hours for LMFT’s

 

October 31

Telemental Health:  Breaking Geographical Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $80-110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 Telemental Health hours for LMFT’s

 

November, 2020

November 6

Mental health Ethics and Provision of Telemental Services:  A Detailed Overview for Mental Health Clinicians

Charlie Safford, LCSW

Sponsor: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna

Location: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna/Pro North Auditorium, 3995 South Cobb Dr., Smyrna, Ga 30080

Time: 9 am – 4:30 pm

Fee: $100

Contact: Latosha Lawler, 770-434-4568, ext. 3001

6 ethics hours approved

 

November 6

Telemental Health Supervision:  Crossing Cultural & Geographic Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 11:45 am

Fee:  $75

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

3 hours of Telemental Health Supervision for LMFT’s

 

November 7

Racial & Cultural Diversity:  Approaching Ethical and Culturally-Informed Intervention in Counseling and Supervision

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $98 – 110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 ethics hours approved

 

 

December, 2020

 

December 4

Know Thyself:  How Self-Awareness and Diversity Experiences Inform Our Cultural Competence with Clients

Shatavia Alexander Thomas, DMFT, MFT, LMFT

Sponsor: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna

Location: Ridgeview Institute Smyrna/Pro North Auditorium, 3995 South Cobb Dr., Smyrna, Ga 30080

Time: 9:30 am – 4 pm

Fee: $100

Contact: Latosha Lawler, 770-434-4568, ext. 3001

5 core hours approved for LMFT’s

 

December 12

Racial & Cultural Diversity:  Approaching Ethical and Culturally-Informed Intervention in Counseling and Supervision

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $98 – 110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 ethics hours approved

 

2021

January

January 30

Racial & Cultural Diversity:  Approaching Ethical and Culturally-Informed Intervention in Counseling and Supervision

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $98 – 110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 ethics hours approved

 

February

February 12

Telemental Health Supervision:  Crossing Cultural & Geographic Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 11:45 am

Fee:  $75

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

3 hours of Telemental Health Supervision for LMFT’s

 

March

March 13

Telemental Health:  Breaking Geographical Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $80-110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 Telemental Health hours for LMFT’s

 

April

April 10

Racial & Cultural Diversity:  Approaching Ethical and Culturally-Informed Intervention in Counseling and Supervision

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $98 – 110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 ethics hours approved

 

May

May 7

Telemental Health Supervision:  Crossing Cultural & Geographic Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 11:45 am

Fee:  $75

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

3 hours of Telemental Health Supervision for LMFT’s

 

June

June 12

Telemental Health:  Breaking Geographical Boundaries

Dr. Sonja Sutherland

Sponsor:  Legacy Progressional Development & Training, LLC

Location:  Live synchronous webinar

Time:  8:30 am – 4 pm

Fee:  $80-110

Contact:  Dr. Sonja Sutherland, 404-835-6119

6 Telemental Health hours for LMFT’s