Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals

SCRC is an approved
CE provider for 3 accreditation agencies:

  • 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 CEP11909) for licensed nurses in California.
  • 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.

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.

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Expand <strong>Forgiveness Courses</strong> - 5 coursesForgiveness Courses - 5 courses
Expand <strong>Mindfulness Courses</strong> - 12 coursesMindfulness Courses - 12 courses
Expand <strong>Psychedelics and Mental Health Courses</strong> - 20 coursesPsychedelics and Mental Health Courses - 20 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

Maps co-sponsored CoursesNew! Co-sponsored Courses with MAPS based on videos from the Psychedelic Science in the 21st Century conference (open category below)

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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>2/17/2016 | testing</strong>2/17/2016 | testing
Expand <strong>2/28/2016 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety</strong>2/28/2016 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety
Expand <strong>3/4/2016 | Cell Health:  Engaging the Healing Wisdom of Your Cells</strong>3/4/2016 | Cell Health: Engaging the Healing Wisdom of Your Cells
Expand <strong>3/13/2016 | Being Bodhisattvas—A Creative Practice Workshop</strong>3/13/2016 | Being Bodhisattvas—A Creative Practice Workshop
Expand <strong>3/19/2016 | The Way of Appropriate Response (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 1)</strong>3/19/2016 | The Way of Appropriate Response (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 1)
Expand <strong>4/16/2016 | Turning Towards Suffering (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 1)</strong>4/16/2016 | Turning Towards Suffering (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 1)
Expand <strong>4/24/2016 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice</strong>4/24/2016 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice
Expand <strong>4/30/2016 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women</strong>4/30/2016 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women
Expand <strong>5/21/2016 | Compassion with Aging and Illness (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>5/21/2016 | Compassion with Aging and Illness (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>6/10/2016 | Working with ADHD  in Couples Therapy</strong>6/10/2016 | Working with ADHD in Couples Therapy
Expand <strong>6/18/2016 | Wise Preparation and Zen Rituals for Death and Dying (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>6/18/2016 | Wise Preparation and Zen Rituals for Death and Dying (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>7/16/2016 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>7/16/2016 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>9/24/2016 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)</strong>9/24/2016 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)
Expand <strong>10/22/2016 | The Science of Compassion: How and Why We Care (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)</strong>10/22/2016 | The Science of Compassion: How and Why We Care (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)
Expand <strong>11/1/2016 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion</strong>11/1/2016 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion
Expand <strong>11/12/2016 | Self-Care and Self-Compassion in Caregiving (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)</strong>11/12/2016 | Self-Care and Self-Compassion in Caregiving (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)

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