Workshops & Continuing Education

JFS offers high quality continuing education seminars on relevant and innovative topics for mental health professionals in the community. These sessions are open to the general public, but are specifically offered for the benefit of colleagues and peers who are required to received educational credit hours to stay appraised of current practices and modalities.

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Cancellation Policy:  Registrants may receive a full discount up to 72 hours prior to the CEU event, after which time no refunds will be issued. Once an event begins, whether a full day workshop or multi-day workshop, no refunds/credits will be issued.


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January 2017

Continuing Ed Workshop Series Part 1 – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Price: $70)

January 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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Free

Workshop # 1 – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, January 20th Workshop # 2 – Ethics, March 17th Workshop # 3 – Working with at-risk adolescents, May 19th Workshop 1 Details Presented by Stephen Phillippi, Jr., PhD, LCSW This presentation will introduce and/or review elements of Social Learning Theory, Behavioral Theory, and Social Cognitive Theory. It will also specifically offer Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) approaches that apply to both the appraisal of the individual (ex., functional analysis of behavior, behavioral change methods…

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March 2017

Continuing Ed Workshop Series: Part 2 – Ethics and Professional Standards (Price: $60)

March 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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Workshop # 1 – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, January 20th Workshop # 2 – Ethics, March 17th Workshop # 3 – Working with at-risk adolescents, May 19th Workshop 2 Details: Friday, March 17th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Presented by Dana delaBretonne, LPC This workshop will address issues of confidentiality, boundaries, dual relationships and HIPAA as this defies the professional standards in our communities. This presentation is approved for 3 hours in Ethics through both LCA and LABSWE.

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May 2017

Continuing Education Workshop Series Part 3 – Therapy with At-Risk Adolescents (Price: $60)

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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60$

Workshop # 1 – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, January 20th Workshop # 2 – Ethics, March 17th Workshop # 3 – Working with at-risk adolescents, May 19th Part 3 Details Presented by Marvin W. Clifford, PhD, LCSW This workshop will cover adolescents who are at risk for getting worse without interventions. How to recognize these risks, as well as skills for helping, will be emphasized. Attendees earn 3 hours in Diagnosis through LCA and 3 Clinical hours through LABSWE. To register,…

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June 2017

Continuing Education Workshop – DBT: Dialectical Therapy and introduction to theory and techniques (Registration CLOSED)

June 16 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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Presented by Daliah Bauer, PhD This workshop will provide an introduction to the principles of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. DBT is an evidence based treatment to address problems associated with severe emotional and behavioral dysregulation. Attendees earn 6.5 hours in Diagnosis through LCA and 6.5 Clinical hours through LABSWE. Registration CLOSED 

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July 2017

Continuing Education Workshop – Grief: The Human Experience (Price: $60)

July 21 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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60$

Presented by Katie Godshall, LCSW This workshop will discuss the grief process, various theories, societal and cultural influences, along with clinical techniques to cope with grief. We will also explore research in the area of grief and loss. Attendees earn 3 General CEU's for LCA and 3 Clinical CEU's for LABSWE To register, call 504-831-8475 or purchase tickets below.

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August 2017

Continuing Education Workshop – LGBTQ 101: An Overview of Sexual and Gender Diversity (Price: $60 pre-registration/$70 day of)

August 18 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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60$

Presented by Carrie Patterson, LMSW from Diversity House This workshop will provide an overview of sexual and gender diversity providing practitioners the opportunity to increase their cultural fluency in working with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Queer client populations. Attendees earn 3 General CEU’s for LCA and 3 Clinical CEU’s for LABSWE To register, call 504-831-8475 or purchase tickets below.

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September 2017

Continuing Education Workshop – Suicide Prevention: Theoretical, Clinical, and Interventional Approaches (Price: $60 pre-registration/$70 day of))

September 15 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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60$

Presented by Lauren Miller, LMSW This workshop will present up to date theoretical orientations, research, and assessment approaches and protocols when working with suicidal individuals. Attendees will earn 3 Diagnosis CEU’s for LCA and 3 Clinical CEU’s for LABSWE To register, call 504-831-8475 or purchase tickets below.

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October 2017

Continuing Education Workshop – Living With Infertility (Price: $60 pre-registration/$70 day of)

October 20 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Jewish Family Services Metairie, 3300 W Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002 United States
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60$

Presented by Teri Groves, LCSW Become familiar with the psychological, relational and emotional effects of infertility and its treatment. Gain knowledge of topics to be mindful of when working with this population. Attendees earn 3 General CEU’s for both LCA and LABSWE. To register, call 504-831-8475 or purchase tickets below.

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