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>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>9/26/2017 | Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction</strong>9/26/2017 | Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction
Expand <strong>10/7/2017 | Key Legal and Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals: What Therapists Should Always Do, Never Do, and/or Really Don’t Have to Do</strong>10/7/2017 | Key Legal and Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals: What Therapists Should Always Do, Never Do, and/or Really Don’t Have to Do
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 | 2017-2018 Comprehensive Trainings and Workshops in Applied Embodied Mindfulness and Contemplative Psychotherapy</strong>11/11/2017 | 2017-2018 Comprehensive Trainings and Workshops in Applied Embodied Mindfulness and Contemplative Psychotherapy
Expand <strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Body: Embodied Presence, How to Carry it with You</strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Body: Embodied Presence, How to Carry it with You
Expand <strong>11/11/2017 | The Effective Group Psychotherapist       </strong>11/11/2017 | The Effective Group Psychotherapist
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 | Mindfulness of the Breath: Concentration, Insight and Emotional Discernment</strong>12/2/2017 | Mindfulness of the Breath: Concentration, Insight and Emotional Discernment
Expand <strong>12/14/2017 | Thailand Mindfulness and Meditation Retreat</strong>12/14/2017 | Thailand Mindfulness and Meditation Retreat
Expand <strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions: Cultivating Emotional Intelligence and Resilience</strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions: Cultivating Emotional Intelligence and Resilience
Expand <strong>1/27/2018 | S.H.A.R.P. Stress in Healthcare, Awareness, Reduction and Prevention</strong>1/27/2018 | S.H.A.R.P. Stress in Healthcare, Awareness, Reduction and Prevention
Expand <strong>2/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both </strong>2/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both
Expand <strong>2/17/2018 | Embodied Mindful Leadership: A Daylong Exploration into Leading with the Heart and Mind</strong>2/17/2018 | Embodied Mindful Leadership: A Daylong Exploration into Leading with the Heart and Mind
Expand <strong>3/3/2018 | Mindfulness, Psychotherapy and Science </strong>3/3/2018 | Mindfulness, Psychotherapy and Science
Expand <strong>3/4/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic</strong>3/4/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic
Expand <strong>3/17/2018 | Chronic Pain: the Choices and the Burdens</strong>3/17/2018 | Chronic Pain: the Choices and the Burdens
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>4/8/2018 | Anxiety: Not all in the Mind - Mindfulness of Mind and Body</strong>4/8/2018 | Anxiety: Not all in the Mind - Mindfulness of Mind and Body
Expand <strong>4/9/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course</strong>4/9/2018 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course
Expand <strong>4/14/2018 | Harm Reduction: Mindfulness and Inner Awareness as Self Regulation and Support for Addictions</strong>4/14/2018 | Harm Reduction: Mindfulness and Inner Awareness as Self Regulation and Support for Addictions
Expand <strong>7/13/2018 | Plant Medicine Integration Counseling Program</strong>7/13/2018 | Plant Medicine Integration Counseling Program
Expand <strong>1/16/2019 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis</strong>1/16/2019 | Advanced Depth Hypnosis

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