Winter/Spring Workshops: Registration Open!
*Social Work License Preparation Review Course (May 29 & 30)
Recent changes to the Clinical Social Work and Clinical Practice Act allows students who are currently enrolled in their last semester (quarter) of a master’s level social work program to no longer need pre-approval from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) to sit for the ASWB Masters exam (for LSW). Visit HERE for details.
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The Clinical Practice with Older Adults Program
While the application deadline of January 15 has passed, we will accept late submissions until January 30. Contact our office with any questions.
Apply Online HERE
Taught by an interdisciplinary faculty with expertise in the field of aging, the Clinical Practice with Older Adults program is designed for professionals with at least two years of post-master’s experience who want to enhance their understanding of contemporary theory, research, and practice with older adults and their families.
The program begins March 6, 2020 and concludes May 15, 2020. Ten weekly sessions take place on Friday mornings, 9:00am - Noon*, at The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration. A continental breakfast is provided prior to each class.
*Please Note: There will be no class on Friday April 10; Class on Friday, April 24 will take place from 2:00-5:00pm
For information on course content please visit ssa.uchicago.edu/clinical-practice-older-adults-course-descriptions
To view instructor biographies, please visit ssa.uchicago.edu/social-work-older-adults-instructor-biographies
Admissions decisions will be made by late January.
REMINDER: SSA graduates receive a 20% discount on all PDP workshops. There is a 20% discount for group registrations (five or more registrations).
Past Events: Videos and Podcasts
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.