Continuing Education

Continuing EducationThe Counselor Education department is committed to providing professional development opportunities for students, community counselors, school counselors, and community members. Past professional development opportunities have focused on topics, such as:

  • Identifying and Addressing Trauma:  What Educators and Mental Health Professionals Need to Know
  • Facilitating Career Development with Transitioning Veterans and Military Service Members
  • Framing Public School's Approach to Culturally Responsive Education
  • An Introduction to Sex-Positive Therapeutic Approaches to Alternative Sexuality
  • The Business of Mental Health Counseling


Spring 2015:  Continuing Education Opportunities

Addictions Concerns:  When working with children, adolescents & adults in school and higher education

This course will provide students with the opportunity to understand signs and symptoms of substance abuse and how environment, psychological and familial influences can be a precursor to substance abuse behavior.  Studenst will also learn how to utilize specific strategies such as affect regulation and resiliency when working with children, adolescents and adults.  

  • Online Course
  • January 20 - May 20, 2015
  • 15 CEU ($125)

Trauma Treatment:  A series of 5 trauma workshops

This workshop series will provide students and professionals the opportunity to learn about many topics such as attachment and neurobiology, trauma treatment, the use Emotion-Focused approaches, Somatic Experiencing and Sensori-Motor Therapy, as well as EMDR and brainspotting. 

  • Fridays from 9:00 to 4:00 pm
  • 5 Dates:  January 23, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 1
  • 30 CEU (each workshop is 6 CEU, at a rate of $125)
  • Enroll in all 5 for only $500

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Online Learning

Continuing Education - Lead and Learn

You can now register for online courses, as a current student or professional seeking continuing education units!  These online learning opportunities are 1 credit modules that help students partake in additional experiences surrounding important topics of the counseling field.  Courses will be offered on a rotating basis and include the following:

  • Crisis management
  • Working within systems
  • Alcohol and Other drugs

Please see above for the departments first 1 credit/ online continuing education unit module!


Post-Master's Certificates

Interested in a post-master's certificate in addictions, clinical mental health counseling, community counseling, higher education, or school counseling? Click here for more information!