Events and Continuing Education
Annual Mandatory Training
The mandatory Ethics, Standards and Guidelines Training session can be found HERE.
NBASW Professional Development Fund
The NBASW Professional Development Fund is awarded annually to NBASW members who present a webinar training opportunity for provincial social worker(s) in their area of knowledge, expertise and/or practice. Click here to find out more about the NBASW Professional Development Fund, including how to apply.
Additional Continuing Education Opportunities
The following are organizations that offer ongoing continuing education opportunities. Please click the links below to see what they have to offer.
- Société Santé en français (French link)
- Conférences Connexion (French Link)
- Wilfrid Laurier University
- University of Toronto - Institute for Life Course and Aging
- Canadian Association of Social Workers
- Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute (CTRI)
- ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership
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Keira’s Legacy of Hope Part 2: Enhancing Judicial Education on Family Violence
Thu, Oct. 5, 2023 1:30pm — 3:00pm
-Understand the role of the National Judicial Institute and the ongoing education of judges to deal with family violence cases.
-Become aware of the need for enhanced judicial education programs in light of Keira’s ----Law as well as amendments to the Divorce Act that includes family violence and coercive control as factors for judges to consider in determining parenting plans.
-Become familiar with judicial education programs in the US that have been evaluated as enhancing judicial knowledge and skills in dealing with family violence cases.
More details here:
Thu, Nov. 16, 2023 9:00am — 4:00pm
Delivery Format: Zoom
Increase your competency in Brief Cognitive Behavior Therapy, a time-limited evidence-based intervention. In Brief CBT the concentration is on specific treatments for a limited number of the client’s difficulties. CBT combines cognitive and behavioral therapies and has strong empirical support for treating mood and anxiety disorders. Brief CBT is a flexible, adaptive and collaborative treatment process.
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