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School of Social Work

2013 Summer Institutes

  8th Annual FSPP Summer Institute

 Practice that Matters:  Strength-Based,Data-Driven Interventions  for 21st-CenturySchool Mental Health

July 23-25, 2013; 9:00am to 4:00 pm

6.0 CEUs or 30.0 CPDUs/day

 This 3-day Summer Institute will combine a dynamic mixture of lecture, small-group learning, and panel discussions to help you become the best practitioner possible. 

Whether you attend one day or all three, we’ll leave you with great ideas, practical tools to use, and a renewed sense of purpose for your work in schools. This year’s event will have a similar format each day with:

•Evidence-based practice presentations by Dr. Michael S. Kelly, Loyola Associate Professor, FSPP Director, and author of over 40 books and articles on school mental health practice

•Practice wisdom from FSPP faculty who have decades of school mental health experience

•Hands-on demonstration of effective practices from innovative school mental health practitioners working in schools right now

Daily Schedule

8:30 - 9:00 am           Registration & Breakfast

9:00 am - 12:00pm      Presentations

12:00 - 1:00pm            Lunch on your Own

1:00 - 4:00pm              Presentations & Closing remarks.

Day 1/July 25th  ~ “Without Teacher Buy-In We’re Nowhere:  Evidence-based Models of Teacher Consultation for At-risk Students”

Day 2 / July 26th ~ “Data Done Right:  Writing Measurable Goals and Effective FBAs and BIPs”

Day 3 / July 27th ~ “RTI, PBIS, and OMG!  How to Practice Successfully Across All Three Tiers in Your School”

Registration Fees [New Registration Pricing Plan]

General Registration ...$ 100/day, $240/ 3 days *

Early bird registration by June 15th, 2013 ... $200/3 days *

Loyola Alumni, Field Instructors ... $70/day, $210/3 days *

Loyola MSW Alumni (since 2010 only) ... $50/day, $150/3 days *

Students, with a current Student ID*... $20/day, $50/3 days *

*Must register for all three days to earn discount

Note to students: A $15 additional fee required for CEU/CPDU certificate(s).

Registration information coming soon!



 Summer Institute on Aging

 "Family Decision Making and the Use of Mediation Skills”

 Participants to include lawyers, judges, social workers, geriatric care managers,

and other providers of care to older adults and their families.

August 5-9th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm  

7.0 CEUs/day ~ 35.0 CEUs/week

Loyola University ~ Lewis Towers, Regents Hall; 16th floor~ 111 E Pearson, Chicago

A week long program consisting of two sessions:

 Ø Session I:August 5th through 7th (AM session) ~ "Basic Mediation"

Basic Mediation Skills Training to provide professionals with the basic techniques needed to resolve conflicts and disputes through a non-adversarial method

 Ø Session II: August 7th (AM session) through 9th  ~ "Elder mediation"

Elder Mediation Skills Training for professionals helping families resolve the challenging issues that arise in later life.



 Zena Zumeta, J.D. and Susan Butterwick, J.D.; Mediation Training and Consultation Institute, Ann Arbor, MI

Representation from the Center for Conflict Resolution Chicago

Marcia Spira, Ph.D. LCSW; Loyola University School of Social Work Institute on Aging, Intergenerational Study and Practice



$1000 ~ General Admission / $800 ~ (early bird by June 15th Registration)

$700 ~ Alumni, Faculty, and Field instructors

$550 ~ Session I (Basic Mediation, Aug 5th to 7th (am session)

$550 ~ Session II (Elder mediation, Aug th (PM session) to Aug 9th




For more information please visit: http://www.luc.edu/socialwork/index.shtml   [see continuing education link]



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