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West Central Distict CEU Event: Conference on Ethics and Cultural Awareness (Springfield)

Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 9:00am
This event lasts 0 days 7 hours and 0 minutes.



To receive CEUs, you must mark your arrival time and departure time on the registration timesheet; attendees missing arrival or departure time are not eliglble for CEUs. If you require the full amount of CEUs for the workshop, be sure to arrive on time. Late arrivals will have CEU hours deducted from their certificates. If you need to leave the training early, see on-site staff person to mark your departure time on the registration timesheet. CEU certificates will be sent out within 45 days after the event. 

National Social Work Month Conference on Ethics and Cultural Awareness

This West Central District conference will provide information focused on ethics and cultural awareness/competency for social workers and other related fields. Some of the content will be health-focused but should apply to those engaged in a variety of roles. A number of different presenters with varying experiences will provide for interesting information sharing and discussion. Conference registration includes the cost of breakfast and lunch. Partial day options also available (see below)

  • 8:30am - 9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00am - 12:15pm Education - Ethics
  • 12:15pm - 12:45pm Lunch Buffet
  • 12:45pm - 4:00pm Education - Cultural Awareness/Competency

Additional parking information: Attached parking garage (free)


  • All-Day Conference (includes 3 ethics and 3 cult. comp. CEUs): $150 Nonmember / $65 NASW Member
  • AM Ethics ONLY: $105 Nonmember / $65 NASW Member
  • PM Cult. Comp. ONLY:: $60 Nonmember / $15 NASW Member 

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). NASW-IL is also a Illinois State Board of Education-approved licensed professional development provider for PELs (formerly Type 73s) for school social workers.


SIU School of Medicine:

  • Greg Jensen, LCSW, Administrative Director, The Neuroscience Institute
  • Wendi Wills El-Amin, MD, Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Vidhya Prakash, MD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Internal Medicine
  • Kari Wolf, MD, Associate Professor and Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry

SIU - Edwardsville:

  • Lakesha Butler, PharmD, Clinical Professor, Dept. of Pharmacy Practice

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Presenter: Greg Jensen, LCSW; Wendi Wills El-Amin, MD; Vidhya Prakash, MD; Kari Wolf, MD

Location: Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation (MCLI)
228 West Mill Street (first floor auditorium)
Springfield IL 62702

Cost: 6 CEUs (including 3 Ethics, 3 Cult. Comp.) / $150 Nonmember / $60 NASW Member

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Registration Required: Yes

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