Since 1992, JSSA’s Training Institute has brought quality trainings for metro-DC area professionals through 3-hour continuing education trainings, day-long symposia, post-graduate courses, core of knowledge workshops and clergy trainings.
Each year, JSSA brings a wide variety of child, adolescent, adult and family-focused mental health trainings and courses to more than 1,000 mental health providers, educators and clergy.
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Upcoming CE Trainings
CE Training: Introduction to Trauma-Focused CBT for Children and Adolescents
Date: November 1, 2016; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Julia Felton, Ph.D.
CE Training: The Silence and Secrecy of Reproductive Trauma
Date: December 6, 2016; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Julia Bindeman, Psy.D.
CE Training: Trauma Focused Care for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma – 4 Hour CE
Date: January 10, 2017; 8:45 am - 1:00 pm
Presenter(s): James L. Griffith, M.D.
Post-Graduate Course: CBT for Adults with Anxiety – 2017
Dates: February 21, 2017 - May 16, 2017;
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm; Please note that this event is offered once a month from February through May. There will be no formal break provided during each session.
Presenter(s): Ruth Goldfinger Golomb, LCPC
CE Training: Depression in Young People: What We Know and What We Still Must Find Out About It
Date: March 21, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Argyris Stringaris, M.D., Ph.D., MRCPsych
CE Training: Ethical Boundary Management in Clinical Practice
Date: April 21, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Michael C. Heitt, Psy.D.
CE Training: Beyond Trans 101: Mental Health Practice and Advocacy with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Clients
Date: May 2, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Michael L. Hendricks, Ph.D. ABPP
CE Training: Tipping the Balance Towards Change: An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Date: June 6, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Presenter(s): Joseph Cooper, Ph.D., LPC