Mid-Hudson Region Events

Date:  May 23, 2018
When: 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where:  The Italian Center, 227 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie, NY  12601

Presentation:  “Not For Sale: How to identify and engage with youth at risk of being exploited” by Lori Stella, LCSW-R, Program Director – Safe Harbour Program at Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie  (1 CEU)

The presentation will include how to define and identify human trafficking. There will also be an overview as to how to engage with a youth in danger of being trafficked, safety planning, and referral sources that can be utilized if a youth is being exploited.

Please plan to join us for this workshop as well as an update on NYSSSWA activities and a chance to network with colleagues.

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Registration Deadline:  May 22, 2018

Cancellation Policy:  There will be a $10 cancellation fee to cover the administrative costs associated with refunding your conference/registration fee for any cancellations prior to May 22, 2018. This must be in the form of an email sent to Member.services@nyssswa.org. After May 22, there will be no refunds.

Mid-Hudson Valley Region


CEUs:   In order to receive CEUs, you must register and pay, sign in and sign out as well as complete the Workshop Evaluations below. Certificates are released individually so will not be available prior to verification of all components is complete. Since this is a multi-step manual procedure, please allow time for processing.  For more details:

CEU Process

Tutorials:  Need help with event registration, payments, accessing invoices, CEU Certificates, etc.? Click below for:

Event Tutorials

Approved CEU Provider:  New York State School Social Workers’ Association is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board of Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0057

Purchase Orders:  If you submit a purchase order, be sure to provide a copy of your invoice to your district’s accounts payable department for payment.    See How To Print Your Invoice and Pay for Event.   Please instruct your district to include your invoice on any communications as well as the check for payment.  Approved P.O.s should be faxed to 516-595-8509 or emailed to: purchase.order.request@nyssswa.org

Send checks to: NYSSSWA,  79 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY 11714-5310


Past Events:

If you have attended one of our events and are seeking your CEUs, please see information below.

November 9, 2017: “Suicide Safety Review Program for Faculty and Staff”  Presented by:  Dr. Karin Brenner

CEUs:   In order to receive CEUs you must  register and pay, sign in and sign out as well as complete the Workshop Evaluation at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GBSuicide

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May 24, 2017 Meeting     Whether you were able to join us or not, Kathy MacCarthy has prepared a report of the meeting as well as some useful links  to assist Mid-Hudson Region Members.  See:  Mid-Hudson Region May 24, 2017 Meeting Report.

February 22, 2017 “Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Central American Immigrant Students”   Presented by:  Stephanie Carnes, LL.M., LCSW

CEUs:  In order to receive your CEUs, be sure to complete your Evaluation at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J8Carnes

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November 2, 2016:   “Strategies to Improve Adolescent Coping Skills and Reduce Emotional Disregulation”   Presented by:  Michael Hanrahan, MS, CASAC, LCSW (1 CEU)

CEUs:   In order to receive your CEUs, be sure to complete your Evaluation at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/L76YBJTCoping

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May 25, 2016:  “Supporting Our LGBQT Youth” Presented by: Mary Jane Karger

CEUs:  In order to receive your CEU Certificate, be sure to complete your Evaluation at:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FQHPLCW_LGBTQ

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