The value of completing a certificate program at the UConn School of Social Work lies in our expertise. We are located within one of the top 25 public research universities in the nation. For nearly 70 years UConn has educated social work leaders throughout the region and nationally.
It is important that Social Workers and other human service professionals continue to learn about new trends and best practices. Certificate programs are an excellent way for you to gain in-depth, specialized training that can be completed in a short period of time.
It is a competitive job market, having a certificate of completion from the UConn School of Social Work will help you stand out from the crowd. The more you know and the more you can do, the more attractive you will be to an employer.
- Cognitive Behavior Therapy/Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy: 3-Day Primary Certificate Practicum on Addictions (CBT/REBT) – an Albert Ellis Institute program offered at the UConn School of Social Work
- Control-mastery Theory (CMT) – a cognitive, psychodynamic, relational theory of psychotherapy that provides an empirically supported and effective approach for therapists to help clients overcome the barriers to their well-being
- Training for Adoption Competency (TAC) – a comprehensive training for professionals in the social work, mental health, and child welfare fields. UConn is one of seventeen sites across the United States certified by The Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.) to offer this training.