See below for upcoming Schedule

New pricing available for unlicensed attendees!

 

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.

July 6, 2022 CEU

Grief and Loss During the Time of COVID

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12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX079403)
  • Nurses ​(OBN-006-92)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

July 11, 2022 CEU

Preventing Caregiver Burnout: Illuminating Hope in Uncertain Times

Awareness
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

July 13, 2022 CEUs

What Can Homer Simpson Teach Us About Ethics?

Homer Simpson

 

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse

 

9:00 am-12:15 pm
CEUs: $50.00 (this session only)
            $80.00 (both AM & PM sessions)
No CEUs: $20.00 (this session only)
                  $35.00 (both AM & PM sessions)
3.0 Ethics CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER
1:00 pm-4:15 pm
CEUs: $50.00 (this session only)
            $80.00 (both AM & PM sessions)
No CEUs: $20.00 (this session only)
                  $35.00 (both AM & PM sessions)
3.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX111601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER
   

August 3, 2022 CEU

Cowboy Ethics

Cowboy
1:00 pm-4:15 pm
CEUs: $50.00
No CEUs: $20.00
3.0 Ethics CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

August 8, 2022 CEU

Victims in the Justice System

Justice
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

August 10, 2022 CEU

Resiliency Building

Resiliency
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

SAVE THE DATE!
August 18, 2022

Caregiver Connection

Caregiver Connection
10:00 am-1:00 pm
FREE

We are back and better than ever!  Join us in person for information, resources, and fun just for family caregivers.  More details coming soon - stay tuned!

Draft agenda:
10:00-10:30: Check in and brunch served
10:30-10:45: Welcome and intro to the day
10:45-12;00: Therese Paul from Journey to a Healthy Lifestyle
12:00-12:30: Q&A with Therese Paul
12:30-12:45: Raffle drawing and door prize giveaway
12:45-1:00: Tai Chi

September 7, 2022 CEU

Trauma Informed Care: Why it Matters

TIC
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX079403)
  • Nurses ​(OBN-006-92)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

September 12, 2022 CEU

Preventing Caregiver Burnout: What's in YOUR Courage Toolkit?

Resiliency
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
CEUs: $25.00
No CEUs: $15.00
1.0 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
MORE DETAILS / REGISTER

SAVE THE DATE!
September 8, 2022

Direction Home Akron Canton Fall Conference

Caregiver Connection
8:00 am-4:30 pm
CEUs: $80.00
No CEUs: $50.00
Pending 5.5 CEUs available for:
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (CSWMFT #: RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS)

Join us in-person at St. George's Fellowship Center for our best conference yet!  This year's topics include senior service levies in Ohio, the future of long-term-services and supports, the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and the latest in Age Friendly communities.  

Breakfast and lunch included.

More details and registration information coming soon.  

Want to be a sponsor or vendor?  Contact Courtney Flickinger, Communications Specialist, at CFlickinger@DHAD.org for details and pricing.

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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.