Spring and Summer 2018

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT): Early Bird Discount until May 28Hyde ParkJune 11-15, 2018
Delivering Trauma-Informed CareHyde ParkJune 22, 2018
The Transition from Clinician to ManagerDowntown ChicagoJune 28-29, 2018
Pathways to Solutions with Self-Destructive Adolescents:
A Collaborative, Strengths-Based Approach
Downtown Chicago June 29, 2018
Treating Co-Occurring DisordersOak BrookJuly 10, 2018
Understanding Dying, Death, and End-of-Life CareOak BrookJuly 10, 2018
Engendering Inclusion: Providing Affirming Services to
Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Adults
EvanstonJuly 13, 2018
The Ethics of Caregiving in an Increasingly Complex Health SystemEvanstonJuly 13, 2018
Social Work License: Preparation Review CourseEvanstonJuly 20-21, 2018
Eating Disorders: Beyond the SymptomsNorthbrookJuly 23, 2018
Trust and Commitment in RelationshipsNorthbrookJuly 23, 2018
Reconstructing the Social Work InterviewHyde ParkJuly 25, 2018
From Microaggressions to Acts of Hate: Protecting Marginalized Individuals and
Communitiies While Challenging Racism
Hyde ParkJuly 27, 2018
Juvenile Law for Mental Health ProfessionalsHyde ParkJuly 27, 2018

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. Applications for the 2018-2019 programs are being accepted now. The application deadline is June 15, 2018. Please contact our office with questions. 

Advanced Psychodynamic Fellowship in Clinical Practice 

Contextual Behavioral Therapy Fellowship Program 

Social Work Practice with Older Adults Program