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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.

May 3 through June 28, 2021 Category A CNE

Social Media and Professional Boundaries: Legal and Ethical Perspectives​

Alzheimer's Brain

 

Self-Guided
$20.00
Course Available May 3rd through June 28, 2021
Instructions to access course will be emailed within 2-3 business days after registration
1.0 CH Category A Contact Hour
  • Nurses

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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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June 10, 2021 CEU

Working Together: Improving Patient Outcomes as a Healthcare Team

Team

 

8:30 am-12:30 pm
FREE
CEUs Pending
  • Pending LSW/LISW/SWA
  • Pending LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Pending Nurses
  • Pending Medicine

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June 21, 2021 CEUs

Human Trafficking 101

Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking 102

Human Trafficking
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 #: BELTSS #: 38284-SS-21)

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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)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: BELTSS #: 38285-SS-21)

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July 7, 2021 CEU

Let's Undress Stress

Stressed Zebra

 

9:00 am-4:15 pm
$75.00
6.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (MCST11204771)
  • LPC/LPCC (MCST11204771)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 37289-SS-21)

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July 12, 2021 CEUs

Supervision Strategies: Initiating and Maintaining Developmentally Appropriate Supervision

Childhood Stress

The Ethics of Counseling Diverse Populations

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

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

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July 14, 2021 CEUs

CHANGE??—WHO, WHEN, WHAT, WHY, WHERE!!- Assisting Elders and their Families though Life’s Passages

Childhood Stress

Conversations on Culture Change in Both Home Care to Facility Based Care: Where Have We Been, Where Are We Going?

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)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 38035-SS-21) 

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1:00 pm-4:15 pm
$45.00
3.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (38036-SS-21) 
  • NO CEU's available for LPC/LPCC

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July 21, 2021 CEU

Current Updates on Laws and Rules of Nursing Practice

Childhood Stress

 

12:00 pm-1:00 pm
$25.00
1.0 Category A CNE

Approval #: 3031/Category A Ethics
This CE activity, (OLN –S-3031-19) has been approved for one (1) contact hour in Category A by the Ohio Board of Nursing through the approver unit at the Ohio League for Nursing (OBN-006-92) through 11/16/21
Criteria for successful completion: Attend 80% of the Session & Return Program Evaluation

  • Nurses ​

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August 9, 2021 CEU

From Snake Oil to Fish Oil: Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Mental Health

Alternative Medicine

 

9:00 am-4:15 pm
$75.00
6.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • Pending LNHA (BELTSS)

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August 11, 2021 CEU

Trauma: Unresolved Trauma can be a Monster of Pain and Fire

Monster

 

9:00 am-4:15 pm
$75.00
6.0 CEUs
  • LSW/LISW/SWA (RSX069601)
  • LPC/LPCC (RCX031303)
  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with CSWMFT board)
  • LNHA (BELTSS #: 38164-SS-21)

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August 18, 2021 Workshop

Creating Meaningful Visits with Older Adults

Visiting with Older Adults

 

12:00 pm-1:30 pm
$15.00
No CEUs available for this workshop
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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.