Continuing Education

The College of Health and Human Services offers continuing education programs on evidence-based practices and emerging health issues relevant to health care and human service professionals.

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Self-Paced Asynchronous Training

Post-MSW

Taken together, the three post-MSW series School Social Work Training courses meet State of Michigan requirements for the educational component to be approved as a School Social Worker. We are offering two sections of the courses.

Click here to review the approval process for being admitted into the courses.

Upcoming session:

September 1  - November 30  |  Click below to register

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging

Musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSK US) is an imaging technique that adds a different and complementary dimension of imaging evaluation to the traditional modalities of plain radiography, computerized tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Besides a diagnostic tool, MSK US has been used in research, teaching and rehabilitation.

These hybrid courses are appropriate for many health care disciplines, such as: PT, OT, MD, etc. If you are interested in registering for a course, please contact Daryl Lawson at daryl.lawson@wmich.edu for more information.

Live (Virtual and In-Person) Training

September 15, 2022

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Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)

This is a live, online training. It is a three-day program, September 15-17. TF-CBT is an evidence-based trauma treatment for children and adolescents. It is attachment-focused, involving caregivers.

Date: Thursday, Sep. 15
Time: 8:30am to 12:30pm

October 18, 2022

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Child Welfare Series 2022 - Assessment of Cannabis and Opioid Use Disorders

This one-hour webinar will focus on the assessment of risk for cannabis and opioid use disorders as the legal drugs that are commonly used by individuals. Ways to share risk assessment and assist clients with decreasing overall risk of harm or overdose will also be discussed.

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 18
Time: noon to 1:00pm

November 4, 2022

December 9, 2022

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Child Welfare Series 2022 - Trauma, Resiliency and Horse Sense

We will have a discussion with the author of Follow Me, Friend: a memoir of undiagnosed PTSD, and the healing power of the horse-human relationship regarding her personal experience living for over 25 years with the symptoms of PTSD from childhood sexual abuse she did not consciously remember, a

Date: Friday, Dec. 9
Time: 8:00am to noon