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The Ferentz Institute, Inc. is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. CEU approval for all trainings is also granted to Psychologists, LCPC's and MFT’s. In addition, reciprocity has been granted for clinicians in Washington, DC, Virginia, and West Virginia.

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“… a real treasure trove of tools for healing...”— Dusty Miller

“…a rich resource which helps empower the client and facilitate recovery..."— Joyanna Silberg, PhD

"...a dynamic and strengths-focused approach to treating challenging trauma-based behaviors..." —Nancy Napier, LMFT

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Our mission is to provide Social Workers and other mental health professionals with state-of-the-art continuing education encompassing a wide variety of clinical issues, client populations, and practice settings. We believe effective learning occurs in a teaching environment that is professional, nurturing, supportive, and fun.

Lisa Ferentz

Be Afraid and Do It Anyway

Discover how to help your clients understand that their fear isn’t connected to a current...

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Healing Without an Abuser’s Apology

Lisa explains how it is possible for someone who has endured a trauma to heal and...