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Ethics in Child Welfare and Trauma

February 22, 2019 9:00 am
February 22, 2019 12:00 pm
Lindsay Kiraly/ Amanda Beranek
Ext: 2270
Oakton Community College
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1600 E. Golf Road (Park in Lot D ) , Des Plaines, IL, United States

Presenter: Dr. Jason J. Washburn is a licensed clinical psychologist and board-certified specialist in clinical child and adolescent psychology, Jason earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Chicago’s own DePaul University. After finishing his clinical internship at the University of Washington School of Medicine, he completed his fellowship at the University of Michigan Medical School. In addition to being a consultant for AMITA Health, he is also an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Director of Graduate Studies for the Clinical Psychology MA and PhD programs at Northwestern University.

Intended Audience: Social Workers. School Counselors, School Psychologists, Teachers.

Workshop Description: This presentation reviews the NASW code of ethics and the purpose of maintaining strong ethical standard. Dr. Washburn will cover the 12 Core Concepts for Understanding Traumatic Stress, Child Welfare Ethics & Values, Ethical Decision Making Models, Ethics and Trauma as well as Ethics and Evidence-Based Care.

Learning Objectives: Participants will have a deeper understanding of the following:

  • 1. Review of NASW ethics/values
  • 2. Child Welfare Ethics & Values
  • 3. Ethical Decision Making Models
  • 4. 12 Core Concepts for Understanding Traumatic Stress
  • 5. Ethics and Trauma
  • 6. Ethics and Evidence-Based Care

PD Hours: 3.0
Registration: 8:30 am to 9:00 am
Session: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
This training is free for NSSED & Member District Staff. If you wish to attend but are not a staff member of NSSED or our 18 member districts there is a $50.00 fee to attend.


Any person with with a licence through Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is required to enter their Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN) when registering for this class. You can find your number by logging into the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS)

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