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Social Work CE

Our library of on-demand webinars were designed to meet the needs of today's adoption professionals, offering:

Experts with specialized areas of experience in adoption

Relevancy for a broad range of professional skill levels

Professional development and continuing education for professionals

An affordable option that's easy to access

Adoption in the 21st Century: Ethical Practices in a Changing World

A One Day Virtual Conference for Adoption Professionals

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

11:30 AM - 5:30 PM ET

Earn up to five social work CEs/NY contact hours

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More information on each session and on social work continuing education credits is available at the links below.

1 Ethics CE | An Adoption Professional's Guide: Preparing Families for Adoption (CE Credits) (NY Contact Hours) Ryan Hanlon, Ph.D.

1 Ethics CE | Counseling Expectant and Birth Parents (CE Credits) (NY Contact Hours) Kris Faasse, LMSW, ACSW

1 Ethics CE | Genetics and Adoption: Clinical Panel Discussion (CE Credits) (NY Contact Hours) Thomas May, Ph.D.; Elaine Schulte, MD, MPH, BCC; Judith Eckerle, MD, FAAP

1 Ethics CE | Search and Reunion: Important Considerations for Adoptees (CE Credits) (NY Contact Hours) Debbie Riley, LCMFT

1 General CE | Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Adoption (CE Credits) (NY Contact Hours) Barb Clark

Registration Rates

NCFA Members:                               Non Members:
$70/early bird                                   $80/early bird
$90/after October 3rd                    $100/after October 3rd

10% discount for group registrations of five or more.

CEs/Contact Hours are included in the above rates.

Sponsored by the William E. Simon Foundation

Join us online to kick off National Adoption Month with a special one-day opportunity for adoption and child welfare professionals to learn how they can better serve children and families in a rapidly changing world.

Your sponsorship keeps their attendance affordable while helping you reach a national audience of caring, committed service providers. We anticipate minimum attendance of 350 for this unique training opportunity. Join us in helping meet the needs of vulnerable children, expectant and birth parents, adoptive families and adopted adults – your conference sponsorship ultimately will help them to flourish and thrive.

Birth Family Relationships
Medical, Mental and Educational Wellbeing

Click here for our Continuing Education Refund Policy and our Continuing Education Grievance Policy.

Other Questions? For questions, concerns or to request special accommodations, please contact us at or 703-299-6633.

NCFA has a diverse membership of agencies and individual attorneys who share our commitment to the highest standards of professional practice. Each member brings a uniquely valuable contribution to our shared vision, standing united in our unwavering commitment to helping ensure every child has a nurturing, permanent family.

2022 Agency Membership Guide

Explore all the benefits of NCFA membership for your and your team including discounts on educational offerings such as social work CE webinars.

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