Continuing Education

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At this time, all workshops will be held virtually through Zoom. Attending via Zoom counts as a Live Continuing Education Workshop. 

MPA has compiled a list of frequently asked questions about the new licensing requirements, click here. 

Date/Time

Course Registration

Cost & Credits

Location

ongoing

Online home study courses are available. See the full listing here.

Online

2/12/2023

12 pm -1:30 pm

 

Challenging Implicit Bias: Tools for Professional Practice

Avi Edelman

 Designed to fulfill the Implicit Bias Course Requirement for Maryland Licensure

 

MPA/MSPA Members/$30

Non-Members/$55

1.5 CE Credits

 

Online Via Zoom

2/27/2023

12 pm -3:20 pm

 

A HIPAA Update: HITECH Act, Data Breaches, Open Notes Act, and more

Paul Berman, Ph.D.

Course information

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MPA/MSPA Members/$90

Non-Members/$135

3 CE Credits

 

Online Via Zoom

 

3/21/2023

12 pm -1:30 pm

Challenging Implicit Bias: Tools for Professional Practice

Avi Edelman
Course Information

 Designed to fulfill the Implicit Bias Course Requirement for Maryland Licensure

 

MPA/MSPA Members/$30

Non-Members/$55

1.5 CE Credits

 

Online Via Zoom

 

3/9/2023-3/10/2023

Essential Requirements Conference

Thursday's workshop can meet either the Implicit Bias or Diversity Requirement

Friday's workshop meets the Ethics/Legal/Risk Management

Register now

Starts at

MPA/MSPA Members/$90

Non-Members/$135

 

Online Via Zoom

 

 

Workshops MPA has Co-Sponsored

MPA accepts applications to co-sponsor workshops with other organizations. For a list of upcoming workshops, click here.

Suggest a Topic or Speaker

MPA/F is always looking for topics and speakers. If there is a topic or speaker that you are interested in hearing at an upcoming MPA event, please let us know! If you are interested in presenting for MPA, you can submit a workshop proposal.

Registration Deadline

The registration deadline for in person workshops is one week before the workshop date. Registrations received after this date will be taken on a space-available basis and must add $10.00 late fee for a stand-alone workshop.

The registration deadline for Zoom workshops is one hour before the workshop's start time. Registrations will not be accepted after this time and there are no late fees. 

Cancellation Policy

In all cases of cancellation written notice must be given to MPA via mail or email to [email protected].
A full refund is available up to one week prior to the workshop date minus a $35 service fee.
No refund thereafter, except in the case of personal or family illness (a $35 service fee applies) or cancellation by MPA.

Group Rates

Group rates are available for groups of 5 or more. Please email Veronica for more information. 

Special Needs

Please call the MPA office (410-992-4258/301-596-3999) and/or make note of it on your registration form if you require special accommodations in order to fully participate in the desired workshop. Two weeks' notice is required for sign language interpreters.

Requirements for Successful Completion to Obtain CE Credits

CE Credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops and completed evaluation forms for those sessions. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who are more than 15 minutes late, are absent for more than 15 minutes during a session, or who depart more than 15 minutes early from a session. Credit will not be granted to registrants who do not submit a completed evaluation form at the end of the session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.

CE Credits for Psychologists

The Maryland Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Maryland Psychological Association maintains responsibility for the programs and their content.

CE Credits for Social Workers

The Maryland Psychological Association is approved by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners as a sponsor of Continuing Education. The Maryland Psychological Association maintains responsibility for the program.

Student Fees

Student fees are based on available space and are half the member/nonmember rates as applicable. Students must provide proof of current student status, i.e., copy of a current valid student I.D. Email your proof of student status to Veronica for further instructions.

MPA Applicants

Persons applying to join MPA are eligible for the member rate if your application is complete and on file in the MPA office prior to the workshop date. 

Vouchers

Vouchers for dues paid by August 15th, 2022 are valid for any workshop (live or home study). 2022 vouchers expire on 8/31/2023.