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If you’re a healthcare professional looking to fulfill your continuing education units (CEUs), Direction Home Akron Canton is here to help. We offer a diverse library of CEU programs with a 97.3% satisfaction rating. All of our courses are open to the public, regardless of licensure, and based on trending issues in the healthcare profession. Direction Home Akron Canton is an approved provider for*:

  • Licensed Social Workers (LSW)
  • Licensed Independent Social Workers (LISW)
  • Social Work Assistants (SWA)
  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors (LPCC)
  • Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC)
  • Licensed Nursing Home Administrators (LNHA) 
  • Costs, times, CEU eligibility, and location vary with each program, and all of our courses require advance registration.

*Nurses may attend programs approved through the Counseling, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapy (CSWMFT) board and receive CEUs.  Please refer to section 4723-14-05(7) of the Nursing Continuing Education for Renewal Ohio Revised Code for details. 

Contact Lori Smith at lsmith@dhad.org or 330.899.5255 with any questions you may have regarding CEU programs.

Important notice regarding our CEUs and Workshops:

In an effort to continue offering the best in CEU and workshop sessions, have moved the format of our CEUs and workshops from in-person to live online meetings using Zoom.  We are continually evaluating the circumstances and will notify you when we move back to in-person sessions.  If you have any questions or concerns about participating online, please contact Lori Smith at lsmith@dhad.org or 330.899.5255.

Thank you for your participation in our educational sessions, and we hope to see you in person soon.

April 7, 2021 CEUs

Morning or afternoon: $45.00 each
Both sessions: $75.00

Does No Mean No? Working More Successfully with Resilient and Non-Compliant Elders and Their Families

Working with non-compliant elders

 

Personality Development in the Second Half of Life: Coping with Life's (Little and Big) Curveballs

Life's Curveballs

 

9:00 am-12:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)

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1:00 pm-4:15 pm
$45.00 
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)

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April 14, 2021 CEU
(rescheduled from February 18, 2021)

Healing Properties of Nature: Translating Research into Practice

Nature

 

1:00 pm-4:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)

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April 23, 2021 CEU

Losing Our Humanity: Identifying and Combatting Deficits of Empathy in Ourselves

Empathy

 

9:00 am-12:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 38008-SS-21)

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May 3, 2021 CNE

Social Media and Professional Boundaries: Legal and Ethical Perspectives​

Social Media

 

Independent Study CNE
Available May 3 through June 28, 2021
$20.00
1.0 Category A Contact Hour
  • Nurses

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May 5, 2021 CEU

A Forum on Alzheimer's: "Intellect in Default: Integrating Concepts of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Human Nature"

Alzheimer's Brain

 

12:00 pm-1:00 pm
$25.00
1.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 38043-SS-21)

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May 10, 2021 CEU

Advance Care Planning: Guidance for the Clinical Team

Advance Care Planning

 

12:00 pm-1:00 pm
$25.00
1.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • Case Managers

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May 12, 2021 CEU

Emotions Across the Lifespan

Lifespan

 

9:00 am-12:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • Pending LNHA

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SAVE THE DATE!

May 19 & 20, 2021 CEU

Senior Summit 2021

 

2021 Senior Summit

8:30 am-12:30 pm each day
Pending 7.0 CEUs/CLEs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • Attorney CLEs

MORE information coming soon!

June 2, 2021 CEU

Forgiveness: The Missing Peace

Forgiveness

 

9:00 am-4:15 pm
$75.00
6.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA; LPC/LPCC (MCST06209619)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 37287-SS-21)

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June 9, 2021 CEU

Call it What You Want: Trauma, ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences), Stress, Grief - Kids Have it, Too

Childhood Stress

 

9:00 am-12:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)

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Registration and Refund Information:

Refunds will be made ONLY for cancellations received three business days prior to the event.  If received less than three days prior to the event, a credit can be issued for use at another program within the next 6 months.  If notice of cancellation is not received before the date of the program, no refund will be issued.  PLEASE NOTE: No shows will be charged the full registration fee.

Class sizes are limited, so register early.  Classes with low registrations may be cancelled.  If the class is cancelled or moved, participants will be contacted via email at least 24 hours in advance.

Classes start and end on time.  To ensure a quality experience for all, please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the class start time and find a seat.  CEU credits will be adjusted 0.25 credit hours for every 15 minutes not in attendance regardless of reason; adjusted certificates will be emailed to participants within 3 business days after the training.  Hard copies of certificates will be mailed upon request.

It is difficult to control room temperature to everyone's comfort level.  We suggest you dress in layers that can be adaptable to warm and cool temperatures.

For auditing purposes, arrival and departure times and signature are required on attendance sheets.