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

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
Professional & Community Training

8:45-11am

Professional & Community Training

This free event will help with understanding the roles of Rabbis in the lives of people in the Orthodox Jewish communities, and will be a forum of learning and discussion for communal professionals and leaders featuring: 

Professional & Community Training

Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 N. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Marilyn Siegel
773.467.3825
Professional & Community Training

8:30-10am

Professional & Community Training

Throughout history, spirituality and healing were vitally linked - from shamans to religious institutions that housed and supported the early hospitals. With the emphasis on scientific medicine in the 20th century, clinical practice moved away from spirituality and healing to treatment and cure. Recently, spurred by the needs and wishes of clients/patients themselves, medicine has begun to recognize what has been lost. At this program, the presenters will share current research, skills and spiritual sources with universal applications regarding the relati

Professional & Community Training

Artis Senior Living Lakeview
3535 N. Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Elana Boiskin
847.745.5405