Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEUs)
NACSW, provider #1078, is approved as a provider for social work
continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB),www.aswb.org,
through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program - ASWB Approval
Period: 1/27/15 - 1/27/18. NACSW maintains responsibility for the
The final authority for approving any continuing education activity
rests with the state or province in which the participant is licensed.
Training participants are still responsible to check with their local
authorities to verify that convention offerings meet their
jurisdictional standards for continuing education credit and/or
licensure renewal. Even states accepting ACE approval may have
exceptions for courses they will approve.
NACSW is able to offer
CEUs for all workshop sessions, plenary sessions, and preconvention
institutes. NACSW is not able to offer CEUs for the following three
convention events: poster presentations, the Membership Meeting, and
Sunday worship. If you were to attend one preconvention institute, all
plenary sessions, and one workshop during each workshop time slot, you
would earn 19.5 continuing education contact hours.
Requirements to Receive CEU Credits:
To receive CEU
credits, an additional $40 registration fee is required. This fee covers
collecting and organizing session data, registration and tracking, CEU
booklet printing, and certificate administration. Attendees that
register for CEUs will receive a CEU booklet that lists each workshop,
preconvention institute, and plenary session eligible for CEUs for the
to receive credit for attending a CEU-eligible session, attendees must:
the entire session,
complete an evaluation form for that session,
in the completed evaluation form to the session moderator, and
their CEU attendance booklet stamped by the session moderator.
Attendance at CEU-eligible sessions is tracked through the NACSW CEU
booklet. At the conclusion of the convention, please deposit the
completed CEU booklet at the registration table. If you are not able to
deposit the CEU booklet at the registration desk, please mail the
completed booklet to NACSW, PO Box 121 Botsford, CT 06404. CEU
certificates will be mailed within 30 days of the Convention
to those who have completed and returned their booklets.
Additional Session Information:
To access additional information about all convention sessions (learning
objectives, session outlines, primary audience and level of
presentation, etc.), go to: www.nacsw.org/Convention/Abstracts2015.pdf.
Any individual who has a complaint regarding any
aspect of this conference, conference program, or conference CEUs is
encouraged to communicate in writing to the executive director of NACSW
within 30 days after the conference. The executive director will conduct
a review and respond in writing within 30 days of receiving this
complaint. For more information, contact the NACSW office at
If you have questions about any of the convention
preconvention institutes, workshop or plenary sessions (for example,
about session content, content level, audience, etc.), please contact
and we will either respond to your question, or put you directly in
contact with the session speaker.
Also, if you have questions or concerns about registration, continuing
education contact hours, facilities or session administration, contact
least 30 days before the convention if you would like to request a
special accommodation to facilitate your participation in the