Professional Development

We offer trainings that help you grow as a professional and maintain your licensure.

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As a care professional, you know that no matter what life brings, people deserve to be seen: by experts, and for who they are. 

For 30 years, JSSA has been providing high-quality training and continuing education to our community’s mental health and social work professionals. We offer trainings focused on everything from cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) practices to palliative care to ensure you continue to grow as a professional and receive the continuing education credits you need to maintain your licensure. 

Get in touch today to learn more about JSSA’s professional development offerings:

NEW CE Training: Understanding Medicare

DATE: Tuesday, November 2, 2021

TIME: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This will be a live, real-time, interactive webinar. You will be sent a zoom link 24 hours prior to the seminar. So please be patient.

2 Category 1 CE’s will be provided to licensed mental health professionals.

Description: Does Medicare confuse and/or overwhelm you? Is it confusing to figure out what services are available under what category? This training will provide an understanding of Medicare and benefit those who work with seniors/elderly population. Participants will gain an understanding of how Medicare works as primary insurance.


Training Institute Policies: 

Refunds for JSSA’s CE training program cancellations are provided up to 5 days prior to the training date. After that time, a credit can be issued if JSSA receives a registrant’s cancellation up to two business days prior to the training date. This credit can be applied towards a future 3-Hour CE training, symposium or post-graduate course up to one year from the issue date. 


The Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) is authorized by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor Category 1 continuing education programs. The D.C. and Virginia Boards of Social Work usually recognize the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners’ approval. Please contact your state board for verification. JSSA maintains responsibility for its program content. 

JSSA is an approved sponsor of CE credits for psychologists in Maryland under the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. JSSA maintains responsibility for its program content. 

JSSA has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6457. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. JSSA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 

In order to receive a certificate, registrants must attend the entire session.