All Professional Education Program Workshops

The Professional Education Program (PEP) offers high quality continuing education for social workers. Our CE granting workshops cover a wide range of topic areas, including Clinical, Cultural and Social Competence, Ethics, and Clinical Supervision. For workshops that are held on our beautiful campus, parking is free, and lunch is provided at full day events.

All continuing education hours (CEs) are provided by the Monmouth University School of Social Work in accordance with New Jersey Administrative Code 13:44G and are recognized by the New Jersey Board of Social Work Examiners.

Discounts and Promotion Codes for Registration

If you qualify for one of the below discounts please write down its promo code. You will need to enter and apply the code in your shopping cart during your registration process.

MU Social Work Alumni receive a 20% discount on all workshops all the time.
Apply Promotion Code MUALUM20 in your shopping cart**.

Register for 5 or more workshops at one time and you will receive a 10% discount off the total price based on standard registration fees.
Apply Promotion Code PEPREG5 in your shopping cart**.

** Discounts cannot be combined and usage will be verified.

 
  • 3 Social & Cultural Competence CEs - Discover essential insights in our 3-hour asynchronous workshop: “LGBTQI+ Older Adults and Older Adults Living with HIV.” Dive into the NJ LGBTQI+ Senior Bill of Rights through six expertly-crafted modules. Learn from the field-leading experts on discrimination, health equity, and creating safe spaces. Empower yourself to make a positive impact.

    Meets criteria for MU Certificate in Aging.

    Price:

    $60.00

  • 3 Clinical CEs - Dive into DBT with this interactive workshop for clinicians. Explore key modules – mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal effectiveness – learning practical skills to support teens and adults facing mental health challenges and relationship issues.
    Presented by: Nicolle Steakin, LCSW, CCTP, C-DBT & Lindsay Thein, LCSW, LCADC, SAC

    Price:

    $60.00

  • 5 Clinical Social Work CEs or 5 Nursing Contact Hours - This workshop is suitable for those that want to develop & reinforce skills and those that are new to practice. It covers practical skills for practitioners in Motivational Interviewing (MI) and its applications in behavior change. Participants will explore MI’s focus on change talk and learn techniques for eliciting and enhancing client motivation for meaningful behavioral changes.
    Presented by: Bernard Showers

    Price:

    $110.00

  • 3 General CEs - Discover how to empower marginalized individuals and families in this 3-hour virtual workshop. Learn about how relational personhood and the person-centered approach, and explore strategies to create meaningful and dignified experiences for those in marginalized status. Join frontline social workers in advocating for transformative change.
    Presented by: Tawanda Hubbard, Ph.D. (cand.), DSW, MSW, LCSW

    Price:

    $60.00

  • 2 Clinical CEs - Learn how the brain responds to information and how neurological differences impact the way an individual interacts with the world. We will introduce participants to the neuro-science behind being “quirky.” We will examine the impact of processing differences on communication, social ability and understanding, and then examine how the nervous system’s responses cause or exacerbate anxiety, depression, behaviors and more.
    Presented by: Alexandra Freer

    Price:

    $40.00

  • 3 Clinical CEs - This workshop delves into Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), offering practical strategies for addressing the psychological needs of children with PTSD, depression, and anxiety. Participants will learn trauma-informed, multicultural approaches for building strong therapeutic relationships in both individual and joint sessions for children and caregivers.
    Presented by: Ausirys Alvis & Yesenia Perez

    Price:

    $60.00

  • 5 Ethics CEs - This workshop highlights the essential connection between ethics and professional well-being for social workers, focusing on self-care challenges. Participants will explore the updated NASW Code of Ethics, recognize their ethical duty to prioritize self-care, and gain practical strategies for sustainable practice.
    Presented by: Scottie Urmey, LCSW, TEP & Patricia Hannah, LCSW

    Price:

    $110.00

  • 5 Clinical CEs - This workshop focuses on the neuroscience of processing deficits and their impact on behavior, examining how they relate to various disorders such as PDA, ODD, spectrum disorders, sensory processing disorders, anxiety, depression, and ADD/ADHD. It will focus on developing empowering intervention plans using effective modalities, welcoming participants to bring their own cases for discussion.
    Presented by: Alexandra Freer

    Price:

    $110.00