BIG NEWS: Catholic Charities is now approved to offer continuing education to Licensed Mental Health Counselors! Please watch for upcoming continuing education trainings posted here and on our Events page.
Catholic Charities has a strong tradition of professional staff training. Catholic Charities is approved by the New York State Education Department to provide continuing education to Licensed Master Social Workers and Licensed Clinical Social Workers, and we are now approved to offer continuing education to Licensed Mental Health Counselors.
Social Work: Catholic Charities of Buffalo, New York SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0191.
Mental Health Counselors: Catholic Charities of Buffalo is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0047.
As part of the professional network, our training opportunities are open to the community. We held our first CE training for Social Workers in November 2016 on "Understanding Grief and Loss." We will offer a full schedule of CE trainings in 2017. Please check back for the full schedule.
Dawn Ferguson, LCSW-R, will help participants create person-centered treatment plans in line with Office of Mental Health standards. Please see flyer for full details and visit www.ccwny.org/treatment-planning to register.
If you have any questions about Catholic Charities' professional training, please contact Gabrielle Harrington, Staff Development Coordinator, at 716-218-1450, ext. 2014.