Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals

SCRC is an approved
CE provider for 3 accreditation agencies:

  • American Psychological Association: Spiritual Competency Resource Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Spiritual Competency Resource Center maintains responsibility for its programs and their content.
  • California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE credits for license renewal by LCSWs and MFTs for programs from CE approved sponsors of the American Psychological Association. LCSWs and MFTs from states other than California need to check with their state licensing board for approval.
  • California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN Provider CEP16887) for licensed nurses in California

SCRC Introduction:

The Spiritual Competency Resource Center provides access to online resources that enhance the cultural sensitivity of mental health professionals. Spirituality is now accepted as an important component of cultural competence for mental health professionals. These resources include online courses, audio-visual resources, and articles.

Questions? Contact founder and instructor David Lukoff, PhD by email or
call (707) 763-3576.

Courses by Category - All Courses are FREE to PreviewSkip Navigation Links.
Expand <strong>Forgiveness Courses</strong> - 5 coursesForgiveness Courses - 5 courses
Expand <strong>Mindfulness Courses</strong> - 12 coursesMindfulness Courses - 12 courses
Expand <strong>Self-Compassion Courses</strong> - 4 coursesSelf-Compassion Courses - 4 courses
Expand <strong>Spiritually Oriented Interventions Courses</strong> - 6 coursesSpiritually Oriented Interventions Courses - 6 courses

Featured Video:

This video presents the background and research for the DSM-IV-TR and also DSM-5 category

This video presents the background and research for the DSM-IV-TR category Religious or Spiritual Problem, specifically focusing on Mystical Experiences as a type of spiritual problem that can present as a mental disorder. However if recognized and treated as a spiritual experience, it can benefit the individual and avoid unnecessary use of hospitalization and medication.

Upcoming Live Workshops for CE:

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Expand <strong>6/28/2017 | Grief and Loss (Teleclass)</strong>6/28/2017 | Grief and Loss (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>7/9/2017 | Plant Medicine: Preparing and Integrating the Experience</strong>7/9/2017 | Plant Medicine: Preparing and Integrating the Experience
Expand <strong>7/11/2017 | Working with Dreams (Teleclass)</strong>7/11/2017 | Working with Dreams (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>7/15/2017 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>7/15/2017 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>7/15/2017 | Neuroregulation and Eating Disorders</strong>7/15/2017 | Neuroregulation and Eating Disorders
Expand <strong>7/21/2017 | Psychodrama, Drama Therapy and Playback Theatre Workshop, Two Days of Personal and Professional Growth </strong>7/21/2017 | Psychodrama, Drama Therapy and Playback Theatre Workshop, Two Days of Personal and Professional Growth
Expand <strong>7/23/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety</strong>7/23/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety
Expand <strong>7/24/2017 | Integrative Cognitive Behavioral Therapy</strong>7/24/2017 | Integrative Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Expand <strong>7/25/2017 | Integrative Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) Training </strong>7/25/2017 | Integrative Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) Training
Expand <strong>7/26/2017 |  Evolving Structural-Strategic Family Therapy (ESSFT) </strong>7/26/2017 | Evolving Structural-Strategic Family Therapy (ESSFT)
Expand <strong>7/27/2017 | An Introduction to Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)</strong>7/27/2017 | An Introduction to Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
Expand <strong>7/28/2017 | Creative Techniques in Child Therapy</strong>7/28/2017 | Creative Techniques in Child Therapy
Expand <strong>7/28/2017 | An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing</strong>7/28/2017 | An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Expand <strong>7/28/2017 | Assessment and Treatment of ADHD in Adults and Adolescents </strong>7/28/2017 | Assessment and Treatment of ADHD in Adults and Adolescents
Expand <strong>7/30/2017 | Wisdom Healing Qigong For Health Care Professionals </strong>7/30/2017 | Wisdom Healing Qigong For Health Care Professionals
Expand <strong>8/7/2017 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course</strong>8/7/2017 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course
Expand <strong>8/19/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice</strong>8/19/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice
Expand <strong>9/10/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety</strong>9/10/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety
Expand <strong>9/23/2017 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)</strong>9/23/2017 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)
Expand <strong>9/23/2017 | Relationship and Karma</strong>9/23/2017 | Relationship and Karma
Expand <strong>9/23/2017 | Male Sexuality: A Sex-Positive Perspective</strong>9/23/2017 | Male Sexuality: A Sex-Positive Perspective
Expand <strong>10/6/2017 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism</strong>10/6/2017 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism
Expand <strong>10/16/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology: Entering the Stream (Teleclass)</strong>10/16/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology: Entering the Stream (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>10/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women</strong>10/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women
Expand <strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Breath</strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Breath
Expand <strong>11/19/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion</strong>11/19/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion
Expand <strong>12/2/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology Retreat: Gateway to the Tantra</strong>12/2/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology Retreat: Gateway to the Tantra
Expand <strong>12/3/2017 | Working with Dreams</strong>12/3/2017 | Working with Dreams
Expand <strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions</strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions
Expand <strong>1/17/2018 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis</strong>1/17/2018 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis
Expand <strong>2/3/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic</strong>2/3/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic
Expand <strong>2/10/2018 | Relationship and Power</strong>2/10/2018 | Relationship and Power
Expand <strong>3/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both </strong>3/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both
Expand <strong>4/7/2018 | Inner Awareness and Interoception for Self-Regulation and Self Care</strong>4/7/2018 | Inner Awareness and Interoception for Self-Regulation and Self Care
Expand <strong>4/9/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course</strong>4/9/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course
Expand <strong>5/6/2018 | Tying it All Together, Integrating Embodied Mindfulness into your Work in the World</strong>5/6/2018 | Tying it All Together, Integrating Embodied Mindfulness into your Work in the World
Expand <strong>6/14/2018 | Embracing the Sacred Feminine</strong>6/14/2018 | Embracing the Sacred Feminine
Expand <strong>7/13/2018 | Plant Medicine Integration Counseling Program</strong>7/13/2018 | Plant Medicine Integration Counseling Program
Expand <strong>8/6/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course</strong>8/6/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course
Expand <strong>9/22/2018 | Relationship and Karma</strong>9/22/2018 | Relationship and Karma
Expand <strong>10/5/2018 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism</strong>10/5/2018 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism
Expand <strong>12/1/2018 | Fundamentals of Integrated Energy Medicine</strong>12/1/2018 | Fundamentals of Integrated Energy Medicine
Expand <strong>12/2/2018 | Working with Dreams</strong>12/2/2018 | Working with Dreams
Expand <strong>1/16/2019 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis</strong>1/16/2019 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis

Email: david.lukoff@gmail.com   |  Phone: (707) 763-3576.