Conferences and Workshops/Continuing Education

Upcoming Workshops for Professionals

Jewish Child & Family Services, through its Center for Practice Excellence and Jewish Community Emergency Resiliency Team (J-CERT), offers conferences, workshops and training for professionals, staff, students and the community in mental health, developmental pediatrics, special education, social work, medicine and law. J-CERT specifically supports Jewish organizations and communities in their efforts to be proactive in their emergency planning or “readiness” when responding to, handling and recovering from crises.


Intra-familial Sexual Abuse: When the Abuse Happens Between Children

Thursday, May 19, 2016
A training for professionals to learn what best practices should be implemented to address this complicated issue.


Mental Health: Why Does It Matter” A Compassionate Community Responds

June 5, 2016

The conference is designed to inform, teach and learn more about the most vulnerable in our society and how each of us can help.