CERTIFIED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELORS: CADC
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic,
Office of Education and Regional Programming
is certified by the Pennsylvania Chemical
Abuse Certification Board (PCACB) to provide
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) continuing
education credits for those participants
attending the entire program.
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic has been approved by NBCC as an
Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5059. Programs that do not
qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Western Psychiatric
Institute and Clinic is solely responsible for all aspects of this program.
This program is being offered for 2.0 continuing education hours.
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic is
approved by the American Psychological
Association to offer continuing education for
psychologists. Western Psychiatric Institute
and Clinic maintains responsibility for these
programs and their contents. These programs
are being offered for 2.0 continuing education
SOCIAL WORKERS: LSW/LCSW/LPC/LMFT
The indicated number of clock hours of continuing education is provided
through Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC's Office of
Educational Resources and Planning, a PA-approved provider of social work
continuing education in accordance with all the applicable educational and
professional standards of the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers,
Marriage and Family Therapist. These clock hours satisfy requirements for
LSW/LCSW, LPC, and LMFT renewal.
MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS: CEU
other health care professionals are awarded the designated number of
Continuing Education Units (CEU). One CEU is equal to 10 contact hours.
Nurses: For attendance at this program you will receive a Certificate of
Attendance confirming the indicated hours of continuing education. These
hours may be considered eligible in completing the 30 hours of continuing
education required for bi-annual nursing re-licensure in Pennsylvania. Peer
Specialists: This program fulfills requirements for Certified Peer
Specialist continuing education.