Western Region Events

Western Region:  Fall 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Please plan to join us for an update on NYSSSWA activities, network with colleagues and earn up to 2 CEUs. 

Date:  October 18, 2018
When: 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Where:  The Columns Banquet Hall,  2221 Transit Rd., Elma, NY 14059

Presentation:

“When Death Comes to School”  by Day Cummings, LCSW, RN

This workshop will address the needs of children and adolescents who have experienced a death in their life and its’ impact on their emotional, physical, and social health and their ability to learn. Participants will learn various interventions that will assist the student in the grief process.

We appreciate and look forward to your continued participation.

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Registration Deadline: October 10, 2018

Cancellation Policy: There will be a $10 administrative fee for any cancellations prior to Wednesday, October 10, 2018. This must be in the form of an email sent to Member.services@nyssswa.org. After October 10 there will be no refunds.

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

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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. 

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

For more details:

CEU Process

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, 264 Rider Road, Clayville, NY 13322

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

Event Tutorials


Past Events:

May 4, 2018  Suicide Prevention Training  Presented by:  Celia Spacone & Jennifer M. Giambra-Ort

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

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January 19, 2018  “Meeting the Psycho-social Needs of Children Affected by Pediatric Chronic Illnesses.”  Presented by Cate  Flanagan-Priore, Ph.D.

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/BFChronicIllness

Cancellation Policy:  There will be a $10 administrative fee for any cancellations prior to Wednesday, January 17, 2018. This must be in the form of an email sent to Member.services@nyssswa.org. After January 17th there will be no refunds.

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October 27,  2017   “Insights and Strategies in Brokering Mental Health Services in Erie County and the Surrounding Area”   Presented by: Karl Shallowhorn

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/GXErieCtyMH

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June 9, 2017  “Child Protective Services Refresher & Standard of Care Seminar”  Presented by: Angela Salemi, MSW; Peg Barrett, MSW, LCSW-R, CSW-R; & George Clifford, BSW

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/F8CPSRefresher

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February 10, 2017  “Using Mindfulness-Based Practices With Youth in School Based Settings: An Overview”
Presented by: Mary Carol Dearing, LCSW-R

CEUs:  In order to receive your CEU Certificate, be sure to complete your Evaluation at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/W3S9H6FMindfulness

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November 18, 2016:  “Opiate Overview and Narcan training Presented by:   Cheryll Moore, Medical Care Administrator, Erie County Department of Health  NO CEUs provided!

June 10, 2016:  Preventing and Intervening with Bullying: Successes, Challenges, and Future Directions” Presented by: Dr. Amanda Nickerson

CEUs:  In order to receive your CEU Certificate, be sure to complete your Evaluation at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QQ73TPP

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