NACSW Online Continuing Education


Back to the Future: The Applications from Alan-Keith-Lucas to Child Welfare Practice Today
Length: 1.25 CEUs
Primary Audience:
  • Practitioners
  • Educators
  • Students
  • Clergy
Practice Level(s):
  • Basic
  • Intermediate

Training Format: Audio-Based
Number of CE Hours: 1.25

    
Facilitator
Helen Harris, LMSW, LCSW
David Gibson, LMSW, LCSW
 
Registration FEES

Current Member Rate
15.00
Non-Member Rate
18.75
Course Outline
Description

Alan Keith Lucas provided timely and timeless guidance for working with children and their families in residential care. This training will match that guidance and practice principles with challenges encountered in child welfare practice today.

Category(ies):

  • Direct Practice: Individuals, Couples, Families and Children
  • Direct Practice: Groups and Communities
  • Social Work Education

Sample Content





Learning Objectives
As a result of this training, participants will be able to:

1. Understand the importance of valuing and working with the families of children in care

2. Discover practice principles for work with children and families of origin

3. Apply biblical concepts to work with children in care

OUTLINE

PRESENTER BIO

Helen Wilson Harris LMSW., LCSW, is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Social Work at Baylor University. She has more than 30 years of practice experience with 8 years of experience in a faith-based child welfare agency. David Gibson LMSW., LCSW, is the Vice President for Community Services for Presbyterian Children's Homes and Services, Austin, Texas overseeing 22 social workers in 17 Texas and Louisiana cities. He has directed programs in emergency care, foster, group and residential treatment services, adoption, and transitional living.

CEU Accreditation Information

NACSW, provider #1078, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, phone: 800-225-6880, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program valid through 1/27/18. NACSW maintains sole responsibility for the program. Social Workers will receive 1.25 continuing education clock hour(s) for participating in this training. It is the responsibility of participants to contact their licensing boards to verify that this training, as a distance education session, meets their jurisdictional standards for continuing education credit and/or licensure renewal.

Requirements for Earning Continuing Education Contact Hours

Requirements to earn continuing education contact hours for home-study courses include: a) engaging with all the required materials provided by this training; b) completing and submitting an on-line evaluation of this session; c) receiving a grade of 80% or better on the “open-book” post-workshop quiz. Session participants who meet these three requirements will receive a continuing education contact hour certificate from NACSW on-line immediately following their completion of this course.

Registration Fee and Refunds

The registration fee covers engaging in all the required materials provided by the on-line training as well as costs associated with maintaining the website which supports the training materials, as well as CE certificate administration. Refunds, minus a $25 administrative fee, are available upon request within 15 days of purchasing/enrolling in a training. No refunds or exchanges are available once the training quiz has been opened.

Grievance Procedure

Any individual who has a complaint regarding any aspect of this training should communicate in writing to the executive director of NACSW within 30 days after having completed the training. 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 info@nacsw.org or 203-270-8780.

Request for Accommodations

Please contact NACSW at info@nacsw.org, or 203.270.8780 if you would like to request a special accommodation.

Interactivity

Because this is a home study training session, there is no direct contact and/or communication between the individual taking this training and the session speaker. Interactivity for this training consists of the interaction between a person registered for this training session and the materials and content offered in this session.

Contact Information

If you have questions pertaining to the content of the training (session content, outline, content level, continuing education contact hours, etc.), contact info@nacsw.org or 203.270.8780. You will receive a response within 24 hours. If you are in need of technical support, send an email to hostmaster@nacsw.org. You will receive a response from the program's technical support manager within 8 hours, 7 days a week.