Current PSWP Workshop Offerings

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ONLINE | Capital District | Central | Long Island

Mid/Lower Hudson | New York City | Northern | Western

Workshops are listed in chronological order by region.

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PSWP recommends registering even if a workshop is currently full. This will place you on the waitlist.

If seats become available, those from the waitlist are enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis.

In addition, waitlisted registrants receive early notification when additional offerings are scheduled.


Online

AATBS eLearning for Social Workers (with CEUs)

Using online technology, The Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences (AATBS) seeks to enhance the skills of professionals through highly effective education on content and conceptual knowledge relevant to their professions. Approved Licensed Master Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Social Worker continuing education credits are available.

To access registrations must be done via the Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS) at https://nyslearn.ny.gov using your NY.GOV ID login. You must be an active NYS employee whose bargaining unit is PEF or M/C and a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).

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Relias eLearning (with CEUs)

Using online technology, Relias seeks to improve the lives of the most vulnerable members of society and those who care for them by providing the professionals working with them relevant and timely learning experiences. Relias’s intuitive user interface makes learning engaging and enjoyable. Approved Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Physical Therapist, Occupation Therapist, Dietitian, Registered Nurse, and Speech-Language Pathologist continuing education units are available.

To access registrations must be done via the Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS) at https://nyslearn.ny.gov using your NY.GOV ID login. You must be an active NYS employee whose bargaining unit is PEF or M/C and a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or Physical Therapist (PT) or Occupation Therapist (OT) or Dietitian or Registered Nurse (RN) or Speech-Language Pathologist.

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Find this class in the SLMS (Log in required; opens in new window/tab).

 

Knowledge Transfer

This course provides a general overview of knowledge transfer and management. Knowledge Management is a systematic method for finding, understanding, and using knowledge to achieve organizational objectives and improve agency and employee performance.

Date: Currently Available
Location: Online course accessible through SLMS

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NACLE Online Continuing Legal Education Workshops

FOR PEF-REPRESENTED OR M/C ATTORNEYS ONLY

These online workshops, which can be completed at your convenience, are for PEF-represented and M/C attorneys who are interested in earning CLE credits. CLE affidavits are made available directly from NACLE upon request for credit and completion of the course. Upon approval of enrollment in the SLMS, participants must create an NACLE account to access the online CLE courses.

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Registration is done on a rolling basis. Only after you receive the enrollment verification notice from the SLMS may you create your NACLE account at https://www.nacle.com/pswpExternal Link and proceed taking the NACLE courses.

Date: Currently Available
Location: Online course accessible through SLMS
Registration: Open to PEF-represented and M/C, licensed attorneys only

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Professional Writing Mechanics (Online)

Professional Writing Mechanics starts with the basics: parts of speech and parts of a sentence. In this online course, you will learn to recognize common grammatical errors, use standard punctuation, and proofread your work.

Date: Currently Available
Location: Online course accessible through SLMS

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Capital District Region

 

Managing Multiple Priorities

This workshop is designed to help develop skills in setting goals, prioritizing, and managing simultaneous responsibilities and activities in today's fast-paced work environments. Participants will learn how to take control of their workday to help enhance productivity and success while minimizing stress.

Date/ Time: Wednesday, July 11, 2018; 9am-4pm
Location: Professional Development Program, Albany, NY
Provider: Clare Monteau
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 3, 2018

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Substance Abuse and Aging (with CEUs)

This workshop raises awareness of substance abuse and the elderly. Through discussion participants will increase their knowledge of the issue, learn to assess the problem, and develop strategies for intervention. (6 approved Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist continuing education units)

Date/ Time: Wednesday, September 19, 2018; 9am-4pm
Location: Professional Development Program, Albany, NY
Provider: Chesapeake Beach Professional Seminars
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

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Central Region

 

Working with Attachment Disordered Youth (with CEUs)

In this workshop, you will learn about the diagnostic criteria surrounding attachment disorders, intervention and support strategies for both youth and parents/guardians, and treatment methods that yield the greatest success. (6 approved Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist continuing education units)

Date/ Time: Friday, June 1, 2018; 9am-4pm
Location: Ithaca Extension Center
Provider: Tompkins Cortland Community College
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 25, 2018

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The Immediate and Ongoing Consequences of Bullying (with CEUs)

In this workshop, you will learn what the most important consequences for children, adolescents, and adults are. What should we look for to identify children involved in bullying? What is the impact seen in adults and in adult relationships because of childhood bullying? (2 approved Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist continuing education units)

Date/ Time: Tuesday, June 12, 2018; 2:30pm-5pm
Location: Cortland Extension Center
Provider: Tompkins Cortland Community College
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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Long Island Region

 

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Mid/Lower Hudson Region

 

 

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New York City Region

Oppositional, Defiant, and Disruptive Children and Adolescents: Non-medication Approaches to the Most Challenging Behaviors (with CEUs)

Children and adolescents with ODD, ADHD, Asperger's, anxiety, mood and disruptive disorders provide constant challenges. You will learn new and effective non-medication strategies for your clients' most challenging behaviors including: tantrums, running out/away, noncompliance, refusing to work/help, bullying, lack of follow through, and not following directions. Walk away with immediate strategies for out of control behaviors and techniques for emotional regulation along with long-term treatment strategies. With case studies and action-oriented handouts, you will leave this seminar with solutions to turn your most challenging kids around. (7.5 approved Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Mental Health Counselor continuing education units)

Date/ Time: Wednesday, June 20, 2018; 8am-4pm
Location: Radisson Martinique on Broadway, New York, NY
Provider: Pesi, Inc.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

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Northern Region

 

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Western Region

 

 

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The Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER) and the State of New York provide equal access to its programs for all persons and is an equal opportunity employer.  It is our policy to maintain an academic and work environment free of discrimination and harassment against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic characteristics or information, political beliefs, status as a victim of domestic violence, and veteran, marital or family status or any other discrimination prohibited by law.  Harassment of any individual will not be tolerated.

Reasonable accommodations are available, upon request, in all aspects of state training, consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act and the New York State Human Rights Law, to ensure that every individual is able to gain maximum benefit from the training experience. For additional information or requests please contact PSWP customer service at (518) 442-6537 or pswphelp@albany.edu.

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