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Ethics: West Central District CEU Event - What Do I Do Now? Resolving Ethical Dilemmas (Peoria)

Friday, November 10, 2017 at 9:00am
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In practice, social workers must be able to identify and resolve ethical dilemmas encountered our practices. This workshop will address several of the common areas and focus on successful resolution.

Attended in full, this workshop fulfills the ETHICS requirement for licensure renewal. All courses offered through the NASW-Illinois Chapter meet the continuing education qualifications for LSWs, LCSWs, LPCs, LCPCs, LMFTs, RNs, LPNs, APNs, LCPs, and PELs (formerly Type 73) licensed in Illinois as required by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE).

Speaker: Ruth Lipschutz, LCSW, ACSW, is a licensed clinical social worker with postgraduate certification in ethics, mediation, Transformational Imagery (trainer level), hypnotherapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Thought Field Therapy (TFT). She received her MSW from the University of Illinois in 1978 and went on to complete the two-year postgraduate training program at the Institute for Family Studies at Northwestern University. She has extensive experience in the areas of ethics, addictions, school social work, community mental health, eating disorders, traumatology, program development and implementation, supervision, consultation and Alternative Dispute Resolution. She has worked in English and Spanish with individuals, couples, families and groups.
Ruth has presented workshops locally and nationally for over twenty-five years and has written numerous ethics articles for the NASW Illinois Chapter News Letter. She has served as the chairperson of NASW’s National Ethics Committee and participated in multiple ethics task force efforts. She currently serves as a panelist, consultant, mediator and trainer for the NASW Illinois Chapter Ethics Committee and serves as a member-at-large on the NASW Illinois Chapter Board. She has a private practice and offers ethics consultation and training to social workers.

Presenter: Ruth Lipschutz, LCSW, ACSW

Location: Hult Center For Healthy Living
5215 N. Knoxville Avenue
Peoria IL 61614

Cost: 3 Ethics CEUs / $90 Nonmember / $50 NASW Member

CEU's Earned:  3 CEU's

Contact Info: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Registration Required: Yes

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