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Continuing Education Calendar

The Tulane School of Social Work is constantly working to offer our alumni and community members a diverse offering of CEUs throughout the year.

Upcoming CEU events are listed in the right hand sidebar and below!

History of Trauma Part II with Dr. Charles Figley set for Friday, Jan. 13

The School of Social Work's free, one-hour CEU event for social workers, presented by Dr. Charles Figley, will be held on Friday, Jan. 13 at noon in Room 343 at the Tulane School of Social Work, located at 127 Elk Place. All TSSW alumni and friends are invited to this special lecture by our very own Dr. Charles Figley. Dr. Figley is world renown on the subject of trauma and will be speaking on the "History of Trauma Part II: Pre-World War I, War & Trauma, DSM 1-3, PTSD and Its Implications".  If you attended the first event, this one is another can't miss event.

No pre-registration required, so just show up, sign in and enjoy!

Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy with EFT Trainer George Faller slated for Jan 30 - Feb. 2

The Porter Cason Institute for the Family at the Tulane University School of Social Work is pleased to provide an Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy with EFT Trainer George Faller. The four-day event will be held Monday, January 30 through Thursday, February 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at the Tulane School of Social Work, located at 127 Elk Place. Through a safe and nurturing experience, this workshop will enhance your therapy skills, while helping improve your compassion for yourself and others in your life, as well as your clients.

The registration fee is $450. This training is subsidized by the Porter Cason Institute and is aimed at clinicians in non-profit agencies that do individual, couples and family work. During this four-day Externship, participants will learn through a combination of lectures, videotapes and role play exercises. Trained and certified members of the active Louisiana EFT community will assist George Faller in the training. TSSW would like to thank the local EFT community for the role its plays in Tulane trainings to help make our trainings an extension of community work and development. The Louisiana EFT Community, was founded in 2015 to promote EFT learning and support. Register Today!

Harnessing the Power of Emotion to Secure Family Bonds: An Intro to EFFT set for Feb. 3 & 4 

The Porter Cason Institute for the Family at the Tulane University School of Social Work is pleased to provide a special two-day CEU workshop entitled "Harnessing the Power of Emotion to Secure Family Bonds: An Introduction to Emotionally Focused Family Therapy." The event will be held Friday, February 3 and Saturday, February 4 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at the Tulane School of Social Work, located at 127 Elk Place. The registration fee is $250.

By zeroing in on the underlying attachment needs, Emotionally Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) offers a powerful, step-by-step process for transformational change. Learn how to help family members work through relational distress and past injuries to create new relational patterns for achieving deeper bonds and greater felt security. Whether you work with individuals, couples, or families, this training will show you how to create enactments in the consulting room that will deepen the impact of your work.

This workshop will be presented by EFT Trainer George Faller and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Lisa Palmer-Olsen. Register Today!

Additional Information

For more information about the Center For Life-Long Learning or to suggest future CEU events, contact the center's Assistant Director Parker Sternbergh at psternbe@tulane.edu or call 504.862.3475.

Community Resources

Application for Pre-Approval of Social Work Continuing Education Program Credit