The U-M School of Social Work Continuing Education (CE) programs are designed to provide knowledge and skills for social workers and allied health professionals. Interdisciplinary distance education certificates in:
CE faculty are national experts and leaders in their respective fields. Our goal is to meet your professional development and career advancement needs through high quality continuing education programs.
Our interdisciplinary team develops and delivers high quality course work and CE classes. Your professional development and career advancement are our top priorities.
October 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
As drug overdose deaths continue to rise, it is imperative that social workers are equipped with the skills to face this crisis, both from a micro and macro perspective. In this course, students will engage with the crisis from a policy perspective as they explore Press enter to read full text...
November 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
This class will focus on the use of adventure-based activities in therapy with individuals, groups and families. Students will be introduced to adventure through readings, discussions, guest speakers and experiences. This one credit mini-course is designed to provide Press enter to read full text...
November 7, 2019 - 10:45am to 11:45am
This course is designed to educate attendees about the challenges in recognizing and treating pain conditions with older adults in this time of preferred minimization of opioids. Knowing when to consider Palliative Care or Hospice for older adults with chronic conditions will also be discussed during this presentation. Each presenter will focus on social work implications for their respective area of expertise.
November 9, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
This course will focus on developing the group work skills necessary to implement evidence-based family psychoeducation interventions in work with adults, adolescents, children and their families. Special emphasis will be given to the family psychoeducation approach Press enter to read full text...
November 16, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
This course will introduce and address issues of concern to interpersonal practice clients that identify as Transgender, Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Queer or questioning, focusing on the basic knowledge, interpersonal practice and advocacy skills it takes to become Press enter to read full text...
The University of Michigan School of Social Work, provider #1212, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. The University of Michigan School of Social Work maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period 5/15/2017-5/15/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106