Webinar Series: 2019/20



The work you do is important and impactful.  ACRC's Webinar Series was designed to help

as you elevate, heal and educate the youth who's lives you touch every day.  


Webinar registration is open 30 - 60 days in advance.  All webinars will be held the third Friday of each month (2nd Friday in November and December) from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. CST.  Both the webinar and CEUs are free to ACRC members.  Non-member costs are:  $50.00 per Webinar and $25.00 per associated CEUs.  2 CEUs will be issued for each webinar taken after the test is submitted and passed.  If you would like a registration reminder once registration has opened for a specific webinar, click the REGISTRATION REMINDER next to webinars listed.  All webinar content and format is created and presented by leading professionals in the field.  For more information or any questions on content, presenters, CEUs or registration, contact Sara O'Neil.


February 21 /What You Always Wanted To Know About Accreditation but Were Afraid to Ask: Lessons from the Field.  Presented By:  Jennifer Flowers, Founder & CEO, Accreditation Guru.   Jennifer has devoted her 20+ year career to working with a variety of organizations in the social services, behavioral healthcare, and education sectors, including the role of Director of Accreditation Commission at the Council on Accreditation (COA). Jennifer’s background gives her firsthand knowledge of what reviewers look for during an onsite survey and what commissioners need to make an informed accreditation decision.  She will share practical advice and information on navigating your organization  through the process in a way that is systematic and strategic in order to significantly lessen the stress on your staff members and shareholders.  REGISTER HERE


PREVIOUS WEBINARS IN THIS SERIES:   For any presentation recordings/materials beyond December 13, please log in and go to Past Webinars in the Members Only tab. 

January 17 / Sticks and Stones:  Is Your Language Engaging Families in Resiential Treatment?  Presented By: Kristi Glenn & Dahyana Schlosser, Co-Founders of Pinnacle Partnerships.  This webinar will demonstrate how the shift to family centered language matters deeply, impacts greatly, and changes the trajectory for families, providers, and overall treatment planning. WEBINAR RECORDING HERE // SLIDE DECK HERE

December 13 / December 13 / CSEC: Best Practice Treatment Ideas from Leaders in the Field. / Elizabeth Schnur, Ph.D., Franki Reddick-Gibson, Ph.D., Clinical Director, Mingus Mountain Academy, Jessie Boye-Doe, LCSW, Director, JCCA Center for Healing & Dana Dorn, LCSW, Director, Milwaukee Academy. 

November 8 / Understanding Clinical Staff Turnover and Strategies for Staff Retention / Kristi Edmonds, Ph.D., MA, LPC, ACS, Clinical Director at Third Way Center. 

October 18 / Narrowing the Divide Between Us and Them. Examining the Role of Race & Privilege in the Care of CSEC. Presented By: Dana Wyss, Ph.D., LMFT, ATR, Director of Training, Star View Adolescent Center; Nicole Klasey, Psy.D., Consultant, Trainer. 

September 20 / Autism and Sexuality. Presented By: Jared Stewart, M.Ed., Program Director, Scenic View Academy. 

Aug 16 / Aces Scores, Trauma and Resilience. Presented By: Courtney Rovere, LCSW, Consultant, The Children's Home of Poughkeepsie & David Crenshaw, Ph.D., ABPP Clinical Director, Children's Home of Poughkeepsie

July 19 / Gender Diversity: Promoting Inclusion and Best Practices for Transgender Youth in Residential Care. Presented By: Ashley Warhol, Psy.D., Director of Clinical Services, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health - MA & RI.