Continuing Education

Social work continuing education

Looking to explore new career opportunities or to gain insights into today's top social work issues? Our continuing education department offers a variety of social work courses, workshops, and events for your professional development. All programs are taught by experienced, qualified health professionals (QHPs).

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is recognized by The State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers - #0066.

For more information about our social work continuing education programs, comments or suggestions for new courses, contact Keila Zapata-Kelly, Administrator of Continuing Education & Social Work Licensure via email at or by phone at 212-636-6789.

Fall 2017 Courses


September 13, 2017
Trauma System Therapy: Treatment Intervention for Traumatized Children and Their Families
6 CEHs
Yonkers Location

September 23, 2017
Namast'ay Mindful in Your Practice
3 CEHs
Manhattan Campus

September 30, 2017
Palliative Care: Communicating With Clients Who Have Life-Limiting or Chronic Illnesses
4 CEHs
Manhattan Campus


October 21, 28 & November 4, 2017
Grief, Loss and Bereavement in Social Work Practice
15 CEHs
Manhattan Campus


November 18, 2017
Introduction to Forensic Social  Work Research, Practice, and Advocacy
4 CEHs
Manhattan Campus


December 2, 2017
Forensic Practice With Elders in the Criminal Justice System
4 CEHs
Manhattan Campus

December 2 & 9, 2017
Palliative Social Work
8 CEHs
Manhattan Campus