Ten reasons why you should attend the LSU School of Social Work Annual Spring Conference


1: Hear from keynote speaker Dr. Jeffery S. Yarvis, PhD, LCSW, BCD, internationally recognized military trauma expert.

2: Experience  two full days of innovative seminars with the ability to choose from more than 15 sessions 

3: Learn from Yarvis how to understand the impact and opportunities of PTSD prevention, how to identify and respond to veteran’s behaviors, and how to effectively communicate with reintegrating warriors to their families

4: Receive  11 clinical hours, 3.0 BACS renewal, two hours of ethics training, and 10.5 general CEUs

5: Attend a panel session headed by Baton Rouge Area Violence Elimination Project (BRAVE)

6: Gain cultural competence in working with LGBTQ clients, a population experiencing rapid cultural shifts in America

7: Learn how to define, work, and identify intervention techniques with violent or aggressive adolescents in the world of social work 

8: Hear doctoral students’ PhD presentations and  connect with these future social workers

9: Understand marital therapy roadblocks and how to overcome these obstacles as therapists

10: Network while learning and advancing as a social work professional 

For more information and to register, click here.