Print Page   |   Sign In
Iowa Conferences and Workshops
Share |
        IA Home         Continuing Ed.      Membership       Social Policy         Classifieds          About Us  

 Professional Issues         Volunteer      Resources      Contact Iowa   


Continuing Education Opportunities

The Iowa Chapter offers continuing education opportunities throughout the year for social workers around the state. NASW also reviews workshops and provides CEUs so you know your continuing education needs will be met. Take a look at opportunities coming up around
the state.

If you would like NASW to handle the CEU process for your workshop – reassuring participants the CEUs you offer will meet their educational needs –

click here to download an application.


Please note that the National Association of Social Workers, Iowa Chapter has changed its CEU approval procedures and policy.  CEU approvals will be done for a $25 fee.  This approval fee will include an ad on this page of the NASW, Iowa Chapter website.  There will still be a charge for individual CEU certificates. 

Members, please log in before registering for an event so that you receive the discounted member price for each event.


NASW - Iowa CEU Events





CLICK HERE to view the NASW-Iowa cancellation/refund policy





Move Passion to Progress: 33rd Annual Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Symposium

Date/Time: 03/20/19    8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location:   Des Moines University

                 Student Education Center

                  3200 Grand Avenue

                  Des Moines, IA  50312

CEUs: 6.25 Social Work CEUs



Questions can be directed to Emily Cohen: 515 237-1458 or


Understanding Infant Adoption - Free CEU Webinar Opportunities in Iowa

Date/Time: 3/27/19    2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (EST)

                   4/03/19    2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (EST)

Register online at:

For more information, contact Michelle Rigling, Program Manager, at            


Palliative Care & Hospice

Date/Time: 04/26/19    7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Location: Iowa Speedway Newton Club

                 3333 Rusty Wallace Drive

                 Newton, IA

CEUs: 5.5 Social Work CEUs


Questions:  Kerry Schiller at or 515 802-5439


Mental Health Services Training for Gender Expansive & Transgender clients

Date/Time: 03/25/19    10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Location:  Prairie Parkway - Unity Point Health

                 5100 Prairie Parkway

                 Cedar Falls, IA

CEUs: 6. Social Work CEUs

Questions:  Jennifer Christiason at or 319 296-8355


Training for Adoption Competency

Location:  Four Oaks Training Center

                 1924 D St. SW

                 Cedar Rapids, IA  52404

Deadline for participation for the series ends April 1st


Each Class is from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

CEUs: Social Work CEU's approved for 6.25 for Module #2 and 6.0 for all subsequent modules 


In Home -  Module #1  Adoption History, Law and Process

03/08/19 - Module #2  Introduction to Adoption Competent Mental Health Practice

04/12/19 - Module #3  Providing Therapeutic Services: Grief, Loss and Separation in Adoption

05/10/19 - Module #4  Supporting Children, Youth and Families as They Ready Themselves  for Adoption

06/14/19 - Module #5  Trauma and Brain Neurobiology

07/12/19 - Module #6  Attachment-Based Interventions with Adopted Children and youth and Their Families

08/09/19 - Module #7  Adopted Adolescents and Identity Development

09/13/19 - Module #8  Birth and Adoptive Families

10/13/19 - Module #9  Clinical Issues in Working with Adoptive Families:Managing Challenging Behaviors

11/08/19 - Openness in Adoption

12/13/19 - Race and Ethnicity in Adoption

01/10/20 - Integrating Knowledge, Values, and Skills

Questions/Registration : Kara Magnison at or 319 337-4523 ext 2804



CLICK HERE for a list of Mandatory Reporting Classes in Iowa and Online










Your Money, Your Goals: A Financial Empowerment Toolkit
Your Money, Your Goals: A Financial Empowerment Toolkit
Your Money, Your Goals: A Financial Empowerment Toolkit
Your Money, Your Goals: A Financial Empowerment Toolkit
Membership Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal