Winter and Spring programs begin March 2, 2018. Registration opens January 24.
|Strengthening the Social Worker's Political Voice and Influence Against the Rise of White Nationalism||Hyde Park||Saturday, February 17|
|Sandtray Therapy and Other Play Therapy Techniques||Northbrook||Friday, March 2|
|Skills-Based Interventions for Survivors of Interpersonal and Complex Trauma||Northbrook||Friday, March 2|
|Embracing Our Clients' Healthy Strivings: A View From Self Psychology||Evanston||Friday, March 9|
|Integrating Motivational Interviewing and Logo Therapy to Help Clients Change||Evanston||Friday, March 9|
|Mindfulness in Clinical Practice||Oak Brook||Friday, March 16|
|Psychotherapy With Black Women||Oak Brook||Friday, March 16|
|Bridging the Couple Chasm: Gottman Couples Therapy Level I Training||Hyde Park||Friday, April 13 & Saturday, April 14|
|Clinical Supervision: Tending the Professional Self||Hyde Park||Friday, April 13|
|Social Work License: Preparation Review Course||Hyde Park||Friday, April 13 & Saturday, April 14|
|Mandated Reporting in Clinical Practice||Downtown Chicago||Friday, April 20|
|Making Meetings Effective||Downtown Chicago||Friday, April 20|
|Using Data to Boost Your Organization's Fundraising||Hyde Park||Friday, May 11|
|Managing the Opioid Crisis: Substance Use Treatment in the FQHC||Evanston||Friday, May 18|
|Working With Emotion and Attachment: An Introduction to Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy||Evanston||Friday, May 18|
The Professional Development Program at SSA is a licensed State of Illinois provider of continuing education (CE) for social workers, clinical psychologists, marriage and family therapists, and professional counselors. License numbers: 159.000140; 168.000115; 268.000004. It is recommended that professionals review rules for their licensing board prior to registering for a workshop to ensure that the content meets their renewal requirements.
SSA graduates receive a 20% discount on all PDP workshops, and current SSA students receive a 50% discount. There is a 20% discount for group registrations (five or more registrations).
Post-Master's Clinical Training Programs
SSA offers three post-master's programs to enhance knowledge and build practical skills in three specific domains. Class sizes are limited. All classes take place at SSA. The application process for 2017-2018 has closed. Applications for the 2018-2019 programs are being accepted now. Please contact our office with questions.