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Northeastern District CEU Event: Strategies for Working with Trauma-Impacted Youth... (Woodstock)

Friday, November 10, 2017 at 9:30am
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Strategies for Working with Trauma-Impacted Youth and Caregivers

This Northeastern District event will examine issues related to attachment and self-regulation as affected by early childhood experiences. These issues can impact brain development which subsequently impacts socio-emotional development. 

All courses offered through the NASW-Illinois Chapter meet the continuing education qualifications for LSWs, LCSWs, LPCs, LCPCs, LMFTs, RNs, LPNs, APNs, and LCPs licensed in Illinois as required by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR).

Speakers: Amber Rakoczy, LCSW, is a graduate of Columbia University. Throughout her career, she has had the opportunity to work with children, families and communities in mental health, juvenile justice, school, and child welfare settings. Amber is consistently looking to identify ways to improve services and outcomes; and believes that through true engagement, good collaboration and hard work we can make a difference.

Elizabeth Janczak, LCSW, is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. Elizabeth began her professional career at a regional hospital in Iowa working with children and adolescents in an inpatient setting. Upon moving to Illinois, she began her work in McHenry County in 2006. She has worked in a variety of settings including community work, schools and private practice. Elizabeth is passionate about mental health, and how it impacts women and their families. Elizabeth believes a collaborative, team approach is one of the best ways to support those she works with, and to affect change within our health system

Presenter: Amber Rakoczy, LCSW, and Elizabeth Janczak, LCSW

Location: Aurora University/Woodstock Center
222 Church Street
Woodstock , IL 60098

Cost: 2 CEUs / $30 Nonmember / FREE NASW Member

CEU's Earned:  2 CEU's

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Registration Required: Yes

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