The Union Institute & University Continuing Education Program provides high quality, educational experiences for psychologists and other professionals in the mental health fields in the greater Cincinnati and Brattleboro areas, as well as those at a distance. These training workshops are offered throughout the year, both on-ground and online. The Continuing Education Program is directly managed by the Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) with a concentration in clinical psychology program and is designed to promote and support lifelong learning for psychologists.
The program’s specific goals are consistent with the larger university’s goals and with APA CE guidelines, which include the following.
- Provide learning activities specific to professional psychology that integrate practice, education and science.
- Provide opportunities for psychologists to acquire new knowledge, skill and competencies in current, newly developed, and emerging research, theories and practices.
- Provide learning activities specifically pertaining to advancing professionals’ understanding and skill in the areas of social relevance, social justice, and cultural competency, enabling them to expand their roles in the public and private sectors of society.