CE Opportunities with NASW-CO

Virtual Licensure Test Prep Course - Master & Clinical Exam

NASW-CO Members, please conact Heather McLaughlin for Member Discount Code

Through a partnership with NASW-IN, we now offer a virtual exam prep course, deeply discounted for members, for the ASWB Clinical (we strongly recommend taking this exam as it's accepted for LSW and LCSW in CO) and Master's exams (currently only available for LSW in CO). Register through NASW-IN: https://buff.ly/2zWeqwJ  - Use your CO Member Discount Code (don't create a new account) to register.

Virtual Social Work Licensure Prep Course: MSW/Master/Clinical Exam will attend June 24 and June 26, 2020 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Mountain Time and on June 27, 2020 from 7:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Mountain Time (with a 1-hour lunch break).


Virtual Workshop: "Getting Started in Private Practice"

Presented in partnership with NASW-CO. This workshop for mental health professionals who are looking to get into private practice and those already in private practice who are looking for additional support.

Saturday June 6 and Saturday June 13 - 9 am to 2 pm (1 hour break each day)

Workshop will cover:

  • The Basics of Starting a Practice,
  • Navigating DORA and Ethical Practice Standards
  • Business Planning
  • Ethical Use of Social Media in Private Practice
  • Insurance Paneling
NASW-CO Members - $70; CSCSW Members - $70; Non-members - $140
 Visit the event page for more information and to register.


Clinical Supervision for Licensure (Webinar opportunity)

This training builds on graduate-level social work skills and provides clinical supervisors with new tools to become more versatile in their roles. It is ideal for those interested in becoming clinical supervisors, or those who are new to clinical supervision. This is open to ALL mental health providers, not just MSWs, LCSWs, however the content is most specific to LCSWs.

The training addresses:

    • Supervisory roles and functions
    • Colorado State Regulatory (DORA) Requirements
    • Models of Effective Supervision and Ethical Implications
    • Strategies for Clinical Supervision and Best Practices for Individual and Group Supervision
    • Common Challenges to Prepare for in Clinical Supervision
    • Leadership and Concepts for Further Learning

Webinar Series - 3 CEUs

Training is offered on demand through six prerecorded webinars (3 hours total instruction). This offering is ideal for those who cannot easily attend an in person training (such as those living in the mountains or on the plains).

$50 NASW Members; $100 Non-members - Register for training through NASW Social Work Online CE Institute


What is Continuing Professional Development?

Continuing professional development is a critical (and required) part of practicing social work in Colorado. Learn more about the definitions, requirements, and history: here.