Continuing Education Credit

Looking for more ways to grow the skills of your team? The Dibble Institute is pleased to offer Continuing Education Credits through R. Cassidy Seminars for a series of our most popular and impactful webinars. We currently offer two different professional development series grouped into topics you can use:

  • Violence Prevention $20
  • Trauma-Informed Approaches $20

How it Works

Watch free videos

Watch 3 video hours of professional development webinars for free. You can watch from the comfort of your own home or at work, and on your own time.

Take the test

Purchase the $20 Home Study test from R. Cassidy Seminars. You will need to score an 80% or higher to pass for credit.

Get Credit!

Once you finish your test, you will receive a certificate of completion with 3 credit hours from R. Cassidy Seminars. And that’s it!

Violence Prevention Series

Description: In this session, topics such as defining a relationship, the different types of violence and their red flags, breaking up, and goal setting for healthy relationships currently and in the future, will be covered. As educators, program managers, counselors, and others who work in youth setting, would benefit from this information because they will learn how to develop partnerships in various youth settings and how to appropriately deliver material within those settings.

Best for: Educators, Facilitators, Extension Agents, Counselors, etc.

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify factors that increase/decrease adolescent risk of dating violence and help promote posttraumatic growth and resilience in adolescents’ romantic relationships.
  • Develop a sustainable school and community partnership to deliver relationship education and evaluate program outcomes.
  • Choose curriculum designed for their youth audience to help them develop healthy social and emotional skills.

What do we Really Know About the Cycle of Violence?

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Teen Relationships Matter: Research and Practice with Relationship Smarts PLUS in Georgia

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CE Credits

Continuing Education Credits are available for purchase at the following link with R. Cassidy Seminars. Follow the link below to purchase the assessment and certificate for the course from R. Cassidy Seminars.

Trauma-Informed Approaches Series

Description: This series will define trauma, introduce topics such as Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), the instant and delayed responses of ACEs, and a harm reduction framework. Presenters will also demonstrate self-soothing techniques and allot time for practice. Those who work within youth settings, especially educators, facilitators, and counselors, will find this series and the techniques to be very useful not only for the youth they serve, but also their personal development.

Best for: Educators, Facilitators, Extension Agents, Counselors, Project Managers, Runaway and Homeless Youth Workers, etc.

Participants will be able to:

  • Connect the key concept of self-soothing to positive outcomes in life with self-soothing skills practice.
  • Examine the role of resiliency, the importance of changing behaviors, and the benefits and challenges that may come with learning to recover from life altering obstacles.
  • Identify Adverse Childhood Experiences and effects of trauma.

Relationship Education: A Trauma-Informed Approach for Youth

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Improving Young People’s Outcome through Harm Reduction and Resiliency Work

Mind Matters Lesson 1: Self Soothing

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CE Credits

Continuing Education Credits are available for purchase at the following link with R. Cassidy Seminars. Follow the link below to purchase the assessment and certificate for the course from R. Cassidy Seminars.

Mind Matters Now

Description:Mind Matters Now is an on-demand learning experience that teaches the content of our Mind Matters curriculum. These self-directed, online lessons are available in the full 12-lesson series or in three shorter 4-lesson series.

Best for: Educators, Facilitators, Extension Agents, Counselors, etc.

Cost: $49
Complete Series
Lesson 1-12
The Mind Matters Now complete on-demand learning series offers a practical, hands-on lessons that explore the effects of adversity and toxic stress along with the healing process. Each lesson includes activities that build resilience and increase hope.

CE Credits

Continuing Education Credits are available for purchase. Follow the link below to purchase the assessment and certificate for the course from R. Cassidy Seminars.

Series One – Learning to Pause       3 CE    $20
Series Two – Building Hope               4 CE    $20
Series Three – Moving Forward      3 CE    $20
Complete Series – 12 lessons        10 CE    $40