Professional Continuing Education

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Spring 2019 Events:

For more detailed information and direct registration links please visit the "Upcoming Events" page.

Creating Ethical Practice in Social Work

Presenter: Thomas J. Sheeran III, LCSW

Monday, January 28, 2019    9:00 AM – 12:00 PM           Swartz Center, Room A

3 hours Ethics for PA/NJ/NY Social Workers, Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists

Registration Open Now!


Serving and Understanding Our Veterans: Suicide Prevention, PTSD, and Regional Resources 

Presenters: Christopher Smith, Mark Lombardo, PsyD, Christopher Rupp, LCSW,

Nicole Garza, MSW, LCSW

Tuesday, February 12, 2019  9:00 AM – 4:30 PM   Upper Main Dining, Nazareth Student Center

 (Snow Date – Tuesday, February 19, 2019)

6 contact hours – includes 1 hour Suicide Prevention Training

Registration Open Now!


Supervision Series 2019:

Supervision 1: Essential Models and Methods of Clinical Supervision

Presenter: Janet L. Muse-Burke, Ph.D., L.P.C.

Friday, March 8, 2019   9:00 AM – 4:30 PM       Upper Main Dining, Nazareth Student Center

Supervision 2:

Innovative Competencies for Clinical Supervisors

Presenter: Michael V. Ellis, Ph.D., ACS

Friday, April 5, 2019       9:00 AM – 4:30 PM      Upper Main Dining, Nazareth Student Center

Supervision 3: 

Was it just me? Multicultural Dialogue and Power Differential in Clinical Supervision

Presenter : Hsin-Hua Cathy Lee, Ph.D.

Friday, May 3, 2019   9:00 AM – 4:30 PM      Upper Main Dining, Nazareth Student Center

Art Therapy Symposium 2019: Creativity, the Brain, and Trauma

Friday, March 29, 2019 Upper Main Dining, Nazareth Student Center

Presenters: Dr. Glen R. Finney, Geisinger neurologist and Prof. Stephanie Wise, Art Therapy


Register Online:

Register By Phone: 570-340-6061

Professional Continuing Education to Meet Your Needs

Marywood provides continuing education for a variety of professional disciplines. Marywood University maintains accreditations in a variety of organizations serviced by Professional Continuing Education.

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Our mission is to empower individuals through non-credit continuing education programs that offer the necessary information, instruction, and programming to develop and enhance their careers. We strive to offer comprehensive educational opportunities to foster the ongoing personal and professional growth of the people we serve by deepening their professional knowledge and broadening their awareness of emerging opportunities, discipline specific research, and best practices. By means of continuous learning and development we strive to help each person cultivate the skills and knowledge to achieve their full potential and to discover new professional opportunities. Our actions are guided by the principle of social justice aiming at collaboration to offer new possibilities both for individuals and society.

Core Values:

Educational Advancement

Current, relevant, and comprehensive programming to advance the skills and knowledge of licensed professionals and practitioners.

Professional and Personal Empowerment

Offering individuals the credentials, information, and skills to confidently work towards their vocation.

Commitment to Integrity

Our programs seek to promote best practices and offer individuals the most current, relevant, evidence-based information in their fields.

Cultivating Opportunity

By focusing on emerging information and prospects we seek to continuously create new possibilities for individuals throughout the duration of their careers.