Conferences, Workshops & Continuing Education

Through its Professional Training Institute, Center for Practice Excellence and Jewish Community Emergency Resiliency Team (JCERT), JCFS Chicago offers conferences, workshops and training.

Presenters who are specialists in their field share their expertise and experience to benefit cross-discipline professionals – mental health, social service, health care and addiction treatment professionals; Rabbis and synagogue leadership; law enforcement and legal advocates; administrators and educators – with a diversity of opportunities for learning, networking and dialoguing.

Date Event Location Contact
Professional & Community Training

10am-12pm

Professional & Community Training

This two hour seminar will cover the steps from conceptualization to the therapeutic process of Reunification Counseling. There will be a Guardian Ad Litem to talk about how cases are identified for this type of therapy and how the court system works. The second part of the seminar, presented by Tami Sollo LCSW, Coordinator of the Divorce Specialty Center, will focus on how Critical Thinking plays an important role in conceptualizing a case.

Professional & Community Training

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive, Suite 200
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Elisabeth Llewellyn
773.467.3811
Professional & Community Training

10-11:30am

 

**Please note: This is seminar consists of 7 sessions starting January 14 and ending April 22, 2019. Attendance at all 7 sessions is required to receive CEUs.**

Professional & Community Training
Professional & Community Training

Jewish Child & Family Services
Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Elisabeth Llewellyn
773.467.3811
Professional & Community Training

Registration: 8:45am
Program: 9am-12pm

Professional & Community Training

Today, many clinicians and others are seeking clear, accurate information about marijuana – the various compounds, what products may look like, how they are used medicinally and socially, whether they are addictive and more. At this training session for professionals, the presenter will discuss trends related to marijuana. In addition, strategies for identifying individuals experiencing Cannabis Use Disorder, potential intervention options, and the unique issues

Professional & Community Training

Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Professional & Community Training

10-11:30am

 

**Please note: This is seminar consists of 7 sessions starting January 14 and ending April 22, 2019. Attendance at all 7 sessions is required to receive CEUs.**

Professional & Community Training
Professional & Community Training

Jewish Child & Family Services
Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Elisabeth Llewellyn
773.467.3811
Professional & Community Training

8am-4pm

Professional & Community Training

The suicide of a loved one can have a profound and sometimes devastating impact on those left behind, called suicide loss survivors. 

Professional & Community Training

Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah
3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Betsy Lazerow MEd, Education and Networking Coordinator
847.745.5430