Social Work Conference

Conference Information

 7th Annual Spring Social Work Conference

"Our New Normal: Skills, Struggles & Resilience"

Presented by the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Office of Continuing Education

 When:

Friday, May 21, 2021

 Where:

This year's conference will be held live stream via Web Ex. Follow the link below and register to receive live streaming access!

Please contact us at psych-events@musc.edu to be setup to receive instructions for live streaming access.

 Credit:

The South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology will approve 6.0 Category A credits. The South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners will approve approximately 6.0 hours of designated credit. The South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists will approve 6.0 hours of continuing education credit. 

 

Conference Schedule

Friday, May 21, 2021 | 8:30 A.M. - 4:15 P.M.

Agenda

Agenda for download coming soon 

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Log in/ Welcome and Introductions

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Adapting to Change: The Everchanging Public Health Social Work Role During and After a Pandemic
Speakers:
Kacey Schmitt MSW, LISW-CP/S, Director of Social Work, Office of Social Work/Community Health Services, S.C. Dept. of Health & Environmental Control


10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Effect of Covid on Families with Disabilities
Speaker:
Kimberly Tissot, Executive Director, Able South Carolina


11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break

11:15a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Palliative Care in the COVID Era
Speakers:
Hannah Coyne, Chaplain, MUSC
Tara Walker, Grief and Bereavement Coordinator, MUSC
Kesha Graham, LISW-CP, ACM-SW, NHDP-BC, Palliative Care Clinical Social Worker, MUSC

12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Break

12:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Self-Care; It’s Not Just a Theory.
Speakers:
Tenelle Jones, MFT, LAC, Human Services Coordinator II, MUSC
Alex Russell, MSW, Executive Director, Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S.

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Break

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.               Emotional Support For Families with Profound Special Needs Children

Speakers: Crystal Polk, LMSW

4:00 p.m.                                 Closing Remarks and Adjourn

 

Conference Location

Please contact us at psych-events@musc.edu to be setup to receive instructions for live streaming access.

Cost

General Rate (Received before 5/20/21)

If the drop down pricing for the registration payments does not reflect the reduced rates, please call 843-792-0175 and leave a message for a call back to process your payment. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience as we work remotely during these COVID-19 restrictions.

Providers $70.00
MUSC Providers $55.00
Retirees $55.00
Students/Trainees $30.00

Please Note - Registration and payment must be received within the registration deadlines to be eligible for that rate. Registration for this event closes on May 20, 2021 at 7:30 A.M. EST. No refunds will be offered after 5/20/2021. Registrations are transferable. If you do not receive a confirmation letter within two weeks of registering for this event, please contact us at (843) 792-0175 to ensure your registration has been received. Workshop registration fee includes digital workshop materials, and credit processing. Please see website for further accreditation details.
****Continuing Education Credit details:
The South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology will approve 5.0Category A credits.
The South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners will approve approximately 5.0 hours of designated credit.
The South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists will
approve 5.0 hours of continuing education credit.

 

Registration Information

** If you have complications with processing your payment, please email psych-events@musc.edu for assistance.**

Register online now!

  •  Call 843-792-0175
  • Or mail payment to:

          Continuing Education Office

MUSC Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

67 President Street, MSC 861

Charleston, SC 29425