The Time is Right for Social Work: Equipping Your Practice Toolbox for COVID 19 & Beyond!

DateClass TypeAddressCityStatePrice
Virtual VirtualTuskegeeAL$75.00
Virtual VirtualTuskegeeAL$100.00

Meet the virtual conference Moderator, Spencer Croft who has important conference information to share with you. Mr. Croft is an engaging moderator and podcaster, join the conference to literally LOL with thought-provoking words about your practice toolbox during the conference breaks &  feel the excitement about prize give-a-way time with Mr. Croft! 

NOTE: see below flyer or information for the seat and exhibitor price details: $55.00 attendee price/ All other prices based on the type of  Exhibitor room selected.

The Time is Right for Social Work: Equipping Your Practice Toolbox for COVID 19 & Beyond! is a virtual conference on March 31, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST. The conference is held in observance of National Social Work Month 2022 to educate students and professionals about various practice models (tools) to use within their practice with children, youth, and families. Many practitioners and interns have experienced a swift increase in trauma-related practice with individuals and families within their practice industry. Those interested in or working within the child welfare industry and/or other industries should find this virtual conference has many tools for your practice toolbox. Conference presenters are world-known licensed or certified speakers from across the U.S. who will share topics about ethics, self-care, boundaries, communication in the workplace, devices for telework practice, trauma-informed practice, and human trafficking that are related to practice during the pandemic and beyond! 

Join us to learn about practice models and techniques to apply to your practice with clients. Purchase your seat ticket (s) now! 

The conference is valued at $105.00 for only $55.00 for an early bird seat (until 3/23) and $65.00 for a regular seat (starts 3/24-3/30) registration costs that include 7.0 CEUs, a chance to win a prize, and opportunities to network with each and exhibitors! Reserve your seat (s) or purchase an Exhibitor Room ($100) full room (e.g. video, video conference, link, photos, lead retrieval, pdf); ($85) Advertisement only (photo, pdf, link); or ($75)  Link Listing only (website or video link) as a professional, an organization, a graduate school, or a retailer now! 

The conference offers 1 Ethics, 1 Clinical, and 5 General CEs at an affordable cost! 

CEUs:  7.0 continuing education contact hours are provided for the virtual conference. If you reside outside of the state of Alabama and/or are from a profession other than social work, please seek CEU approval from your license board before attending the event. Tuskegee University College of Arts and Sciences Department of Social Work is an approved CEU provider by the Alabama Board of Social Work Examiners as an accreditated Council of Social Work Education (CSWE) program. 

Can't attend the event?  No worries, you still have a chance to support the Department by contributing to the GIVE NOW SOCIAL WORK CAMPAIGN. Contributions will assist with starting the MSW program at Tuskegee University. 

Disclaimer: Please note attendees are responsible for any technical difficulties with their electronic devices during the virtual conference. If the event virtual videoconference platform has any technical difficulties, the University will assess the situation to determine any special accommodations to the refund policy.

Refund Policy:  NO REFUNDS on purchases of event seats or to Exhibitors. All sales/purchases are FINAL. If there is technical difficulty from the University's virtual videoconference platform, the University will provide an alternative option for connecting to the conference to complete your purchase.

Email Inquiries to: socialwork@tuskegee.edu or call 3347278300  

 Invite a friend or colleague by sharing this page on social media, sending a text message, or sharing the link by email.  

The Conference Agenda:

8:00-8:10  Login-In

8:10-8:15  Greetings: Mr. Spencer Croft, Moderator

                  Welcome: Dr. April Jones, LMSW, Department Chair of Social Work

MORNING SESSIONS

8:15-8:20 Introduction of Keynote Speaker, Mrs. Terricka Hardy, LCSW, Clinical Social Worker

8:20-9:50 KeyNote: Social Work Ethics (Ethics CE)

9:50-10:00 BREAK (prize and give campaign)

10:00-10:05 Introduction of Kristin Scroggin, BA, Professor of Communications & GenWhy Communications President

10:05-11:05 Session 1: Generation "THEM": Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce

11:05-11:10 Introduction of Dr. Tiyahri Wilson, LMFT, Ph.D. (c), Clinical Psychologist, & Owner of Centered on Healing, LLC (CoHe) & Therapy University 

11:10-12:10 noon Session 2: Communicating Boundaries in a COVID Culture

LUNCH

12:10 noon -1:10 p.m. LUNCH on your own (Special Presentation/Breakout Rooms/Prizes)

AFTERNOON SESSIONS

1:10-1:15  Introduction of Ginger Healy, LCSW, Clinical Social Worker and Julie Beem, JD, Owner of Attachment Trauma Network (ATN)

1:10–2:10 p.m. Session 3: Facilitating the Right Path for Parents & Caregivers:  Promoting Attachment and Trauma Healing (clinical CE)

2:10-2:15 Introduction of Lloyd Sermons, Director of Southeast Telehealth Resource Center (SETRC) 

2:15-3:15 Session 4: Telehealth Devices for Practice

3:15-3:30 BREAK (prize and give campaign)

3:30-3:35- Introduction of  Delaney Dickey, Care & Prevention Coordinator & Gabrielle Thompson, Executive Director of Free for Life International Inc. 

3:35-5:05 Session 5: How to Be Free For Life: Human Trafficking Prevention Training

5:05-5:10 Closing Remarks (grant prize/give campaign)

AFTER-HOURS VIRTUAL BREAKOUT ROOMS/NETWORKING 

NOTE: CE verification form and certificate of attendance will be awarded post-event with successful completion of the sessions and conference surveys. 

Invite a friend or colleague by sharing the QR Code to register (download or snap a picture to share it)! Be apart of history of the 1st Social Work Month event & a contributor to the MSW program at Tuskegee University, get your seat and bring a friend!