Professional Development 

Build your skillset and expand your knowledge base with our professional development courses. 

Whether you are managing a team or an individual contributor, professional development keeps your knowledge and skills current as technology, policies and laws evolve. Our professional development courses provide insight on developing trends with expert trainers who will position you for career growth and success. All trainings offer continuing education units (CEUs) for counselors and social workers, approved through the Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RSX010301 & RCX050402). Our courses are also open to and are equally beneficial to community members, social service and nonprofit employees. 

2024 Professional Development Courses

Courses will be presented live or live webinar via Zoom. Check each listing for location.

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.
This workshop will review the skills of active listening, non-violent communication, and verbal de-escalation. Levels of crisis development and the conflict cycle are discussed, emphasizing a culturally appropriate staff response.