Continuing Education Classes

12.31.2018

Continuing Education Classes
Fall & Winter 2018
Family Service League is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s
State Board for Social Work (0360) and Mental Health Counselors (MHC-0030).

Register by credit card by clicking www.familyserviceleague.ezregister.com

FSL Staff pricing is discounted by 50%.
Questions? Call 631 591-7580

Trauma: Brain Science, Interventions, and Case Studies       3 CEU $60
Location: Iovino South Shore Family Center. 1444 Fifth Avenue. Bay Shore, NY 11706.
Friday, October 5, 2018 @ 2:00 PM
Presenter: Roger Keizerstein, LCSW
Learn about the impact of trauma on the brain and nervous system, and treatment approaches such as Cognitive Dissociation, Titration, Biofeedback and Relaxation. Hear about case studies and bring examples of your own cases to be explored during the seminar.

Medication Management for Childhood and Adulthood Psychiatric Disorders for the Non-Prescriber           2 CEU $40
Location: Iovino South Shore Family Center. 1444 Fifth Avenue. Bay Shore, NY 11706.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Presenter: Maged Soliman, MD
This course will review childhood and adult psychiatric disorders including; mood, anxiety, autism, attention deficit, trauma, obsessive compulsive, bi-polar and psychosis as well as the classifications of medications used to treat them.

Counseling and Corrective Action (Open to FSL Managers Only)           2.5 CEU    No Charge
Location: Family Service League. 790 Park Avenue. Huntington, NY 11743
Thursday, November 8, 2018 @ 9:30 AM
Presenter: Nancy Jacob, MPS
This class will help managers understand the use of counseling and corrective action in the supervisory process. Tools for determining the appropriate type and level of corrective action will be reviewed. Essential elements of an effective counseling and corrective action plan will be provided.

Burnout Prevention (Open to FSL Staff Only)             1 CEU   No Charge
Location: Iovino South Shore Family Center. 1444 Fifth Avenue. Bay Shore, NY 11706
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 9:30 AM
Presenter: National EAP Instructor TBD
Participants will recognize the signs and symptoms of burnout as well as mindfulness and meditation techniques to manage them.

Effective Behavioral Strategies for Children with Autism            3 CEU    $60
Location: Family Service League. 40 Main Street. Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
Thursday, November 15, 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Presenter: Kerry Ann Conde, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA
This course will review research and examine the behavioral challenges presented by children with autism and the design and implementation of individualized skill acquisition and behavior reduction programming in both verbal and non-verbal populations.

Psychosis: Overview of Symptoms and Differential Diagnosis         1.5          CEU $40
Location: Iovino South Shore Family Center. 1444 Fifth Avenue. Bay Shore, NY 11706
Thursday, December 6, 2018 @ 9:30 AM
Presenter: Christian Racine, PhD
Dr. Racine will review the assessment of psychosis in adults and adolescents. This will include a focus on differential diagnosis between psychotic disorders (as defined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders- fifth edition; DSM-5) and other conditions that include psychotic symptoms.

Understanding Value Based Care        1.5        CEU $40
Location: Family Service League. 790 Park Avenue. Huntington, NY 11743
Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 9:30 AM
Presenter: Jeff Steigman, PsyD
Dr. Steigman will discuss the evolution of the “pay for performance” model across the healthcare delivery system and how to best ready yourself for this transition. Examples of clinical outcome measurements will be provided and questions regarding the development of quality measures will be addressed.

Substance Abuse in Adolescents: Trends and Treatment Strategies         1.5 CEU       $40
Location: Family Service League. 208 Roanoke Avenue. Riverhead, NY 11901
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 @ 9:30 AM
Presenter: Alison Lamonica, LCSW
Learn about the most current illicit and abused substances used by adolescents and how adolescents access them, where they use them and why they struggle with abstinence. Effective techniques and strategies to help adolescents reach abstinence will be reviewed.