Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for licensed social workers

Continuing-Education-LogoThe University of Akron School of Social Work is an approved provider for licensed social workers only by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist Board (Provider# RSX051604).

We offer a variety of continuing education workshops at our convenient Akron location and elsewhere in the region.

UA Social Work faculty: Please email your registration request to

Upcoming CEU Workshops 


Topic: Compassion Fatigue/Self care (3 hrs)
Date: Friday, March 23, 2018 (1 pm-4:15 pm)
Place: Akron campus
Cost: $50
Presenter: Michele Thornton, MSW, LSW

John Topic: Motivational Interviewing in Group Practice (3 hrs)
Date: Friday, April 13, 2018 (9 am-12:15 pm)
Place: Akron campus, Polsky building, Room 497
Cost: $50
Presenter: John Ellis, LISW-S, LICDC-CW, ICCS
Hionides-Horner Topic: Social Work and Trauma (12 hrs)
Part I: Friday, April 6, 2018 (8 am-3:30 pm)
Part II: Friday, April 13, 2018 (8 am-3:30 pm)
Cost: $200
Presenter: Emily Hionides-Horner, MSW, LISW-S

More Workshops in April-August 

June: Appalachian & Amish Culture
         Home Visit Safety
July: Childhood Behavioral Disorders
August: Motivational Interviewing 101
Click here to learn about our future workshops. 

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Payments & Parking

We accept online payments by credit card, debit card, or electronic check.

For any inquiries or questions about the workshops, please contact us at  

Parking: Free public parking is available in nearby city lots and/or streets. Please do not park in University designated parking lots without the appropriate parking permit.