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(Lithia, FL – May 13, 2016) – CONCEPT Professional Training, a global leader in online professional training in forensic mental health is pleased to announce that it has met all requirements set forth by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work for Continuing Education (CE) hours to be applicable toward licensure requirements for professional education. Social workers training at CONCEPT will now be able to submit self-paced online courses and webinars to their licensing boards when proof of CEs (CEU’s) is required for licensure renewal. This approval from the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work is one that distinguishes CONCEPT as fully credentialed to offer courses that have met the high standards set by the Board.
This large group of professionals, including licensed master social workers (LMSWs) and licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs), can now earn CE credit while enjoying the many benefits of learning and networking through CONCEPT, an online professional development company focused on increasing the skill set of professionals focused on forensic mental health. The New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work’s approval is now one of three that have been earned by CONCEPT since inception; for psychologists (CPA), psychologists (APA), counsrlors (NBCC) and now, licensed social workers.
Dr. Patricia Zapf PhD, the founder of CONCEPT and a leader in the field of forensic mental health, said, “Licensed social workers can now enjoy the online professional training programs we offer, knowing that each of the courses will count toward their licensure renewal.” Our goal is simple, We provide the Training Content you NEED, developed by the Experts you KNOW, and delivered in the Format you WANT.”
CONCEPT maintains responsibility for its programs and their content. Consolidated Continuing Education and Professional Training, LLC (CONCEPT), is now recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0356. CONCEPT is solely responsible for their programs including the awarding of CE (CEU) credit.
For more information on New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work, visit here.
About New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work
The New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work offers information for licensees and entities seeking to be designated as an approved provider of continuing education course work for licensed master social workers and licensed clinical social workers. A provider that is conditionally approved may offer social work education courses to LMSWs and LCSWs in New York and the Department will accept such courses as meeting the continuing education requirements.
Consolidated Continuing Education & Professional Training (CONCEPT) provides expert online professional training in areas relevant to criminal and civil forensic mental health assessment, corrections, law enforcement, forensic intervention and treatment. Our goal is to provide premium professional training in an accessible online format. We believe in the value of world-class professional training, enhanced by continuing education and lifelong learning, in an online format accessible to all.