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Continuing Education

 

Second Tuesday Series

Workshops hosted by the USC College of Social Work Field Education Office

The Second Tuesday Series provides FREE informative and engaging 1.5-hour workshops identified as relevant to social work practice by the University of South Carolina CoSW community. Our community includes students, faculty, staff, and alumni as well as field instructors and preceptors employed at area organizations where BSW and MSW students attend field.

For past topics click here, or scroll to the bottom of this page.

If you are interested in receiving information by email about upcoming workshops, please email Lana Cook at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 803-521-4071.


9/13/2016 - Social Work Practice With Undocumented Immigrants: Myths, Facts & Tips (1.5 social work contact hours)

Presented by: Benjamin J. Roth, PhD, Assistant Professor of the USC College of Social Work
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 pm
Where: Barnwell, 2nd floor - Walsh Conference Room - @ USC campus (1512 Pendleton St., Columbia, SC)

How is social work practice in SC impacted when working with undocumented immigrants? This workshop will identify various myths about this population and discuss particular challenges across service sectors, particularly within the unique policy context of SC.

Attendees will be able to:

  • Learn about the characteristics of the undocumented population that may affect social work practice
  • Understand current and future immigration policy
  • Review cases regarding local laws, access to services and rights of immigrants

REGISTRATION: Click here to register. Registration is limited to 50 attendees.

CONTACT: Questions? Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 803-521-4071

10/11/2016 - TBA
11/15/2016 - TBA


Past Second Tuesday Series

Videos, presentation materials and online quizzes to earn FREE CEUs are available from the current and most recent semester workshops via the links below:

04/12/2016 - Buddism, the Mind and Mental Health
Files coming soon

03/15/2016 - Reporting Abuse & Neglect: Training for Mandated Reporters
Video
PowerPoint
Quiz to Earn CEUs

02/9/2016 - Human Trafficking in South Carolina
Video
PowerPoint
Quiz to Earn CEUs

11/10/2015 - Intentional Happiness for Social Workers
Video
PowerPoint
Handout

10/12/2015 - Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)
Video
Finding my ACE Score

09/08/2015 - Social Work & the Affordable Care Act
Video

04/14/2015 - Trauma-Informed Care in SC with Kelli Scurry, LMSW
Video
PPT not available yet, though you can download the Resource Guide.

03/17/2015 - Motivational Interviewing:Part II”  with Rhonda DiNovo, MSW, CPS, Substance Abuse Prevention & Education Director @ the USC Department of Student Life
PPT

02/10/2015 - DSM-5: What You Need to Know with Richard Frierson, MD and Shilpa Srinivasan, MD
Video
PPT

11/18/2014 - Assessment & Management of Suicide Risk with Jennifer Myers, LPC
Video
Powerpoint: Available to attendees by request

10/14/2014 - The Power of Brief Parenting Interventions with Cheri Shapiro, Ph.D.
Video
PPT

9/9/2014 - Motivational Interviewing: Preparing Clients for Change with Rhonda DiNovo, MSW
Video
PPT
Handouts

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