Help Us Save Lives and Enhance Mental Health by Making a Donation

 

For more than 35 years, The Glendon Association has provided critical education about issues such as violence and suicide prevention to people all over the world.

 

By empowering individuals, therapists, teachers, parents and the media with the right tools and skills, we are addressing lethal social problems at their roots.  Your contribution enables us to offer free resources to the public and education to mental health professionals in the form of live presentations, community outreach, Webinars, books, films, websites and articles.

 

Imagine a world where suicide and violence are understood and prevented.  With your help we are working toward making that world a reality. Thank you for your support!

 


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In order to make an offline donation we ask that you please follow these instructions:

  1. Make a check payable to "The Glendon Association"
  2. Please mail your check to:

The Glendon Association
115 West Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

All contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and are tax deductible.

Donation Total: $10.00 One Time

 

In Memory of Barry Langberg

Barry Langberg was a long-time supporter and board member of The Glendon Association. For more than three decades, Barry was instrumental to Glendon’s efforts, from its founding as a small non-profit organization to its expansion into a leading online resource for mental health. In its earliest days, Barry traveled and presented on behalf of Glendon at conferences around the country. He was passionate about Glendon’s work in the field of mental health, particularly the mission to end abuse and enhance the lives of children. Barry was always a brilliant advisor, a compassionate listener, and a consistent advocate for the right of every individual to pursue a free and happy life. He will be greatly missed and always remembered. At his family’s request, donations can be made in his name.

 

For more than 35 years, The Glendon Association has been working to save lives and enhance mental health by addressing the social problems of suicide, violence, child abuse and troubled interpersonal relationships. As a 501c3 non-profit mental health organization, Glendon’s staff, led by licensed psychologists and experts in their field, conduct educational seminars, workshops, eCourses and Webinars for mental health professionals and the public. They also produce books, articles and award-winning film documentaries and provide free public education to schools, mental health agencies, hospitals and more. Their free website for the public, www.psychalive.org, offers essential psychological information on topics that range from addiction to depression, parenting to intimate relationships.

 

Donate in Honor of Barry Langberg

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In order to make an offline donation we ask that you please follow these instructions:

  1. Make a check payable to "The Glendon Association"
  2. On the memo line of the check, please indicate that the donation is for "The Barry Langberg Fund"
  3. Please mail your check to:

The Glendon Association
115 West Canon Perdido Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

All contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and are tax deductible.

Donation Total: $100.00

 

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CE Credit Info

Continuing Education Information:

The Glendon Association and Psychalive.org offer CE credits through R. Cassidy Seminars (cosponsor).  

 

Purchasing CE Credits: 

Once you purchase a Webinar, a link to purchase CE credits will be provided in the email containing all of your Webinar resources.  After you have watched the presentation and completed the attached supplementary reading, you may purchase your CE credits for $15.  Upon purchase, you will be asked to complete your post test and evaluation, and then you can print your CE certificate.

 

Satisfactory Completion

Participants must have paid tuition fee, watched the entire seminar, completed an evaluation in order to receive a certificate. Failure to sign in or out will result in forfeiture of credit for the entire course. No exceptions will be made. Partial credit is not available.

 

Psychologists

Cassidy Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to offer continuing education for psychologists. R. Cassidy Seminars maintains responsibility for this program. (#) CE hours.

 

Social Workers

Cassidy Seminars, ACE provider #1082, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. R. Cassidy Seminars maintains responsibility for the program. Approval Period: April 15, 2015-April 15, 2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive (#) continuing education clock hours.

CA: The Board of Behavioral Sciences has deferred CE course approvals to APA and ASWB for its licensees. See those approvals under Psychologists and Social Workers

NY: R. Cassidy Seminars is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider (#0006) of continuing education for licensed social workers. This program is approved for (#) contact hours.

OH: Provider approved by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board for (#) clock hours, #RCST110701

 

Counselors/Marriage and Family Therapists

CA: The Board of Behavioral Sciences has deferred CE course approvals to APA and ASWB for its licensees. See those approvals under Psychologists and Social Workers.

Other States: If your state is not specifically listed, nearly all state Counselor and MFT boards accept either APA or ASWB approval, or are reciprocal with other state licensing board approvals, such as those listed below. Check with your board to be sure. The Ohio Board includes Counselors.

IL: Illinois Dept of Professional Regulation, Approved Continuing Education Sponsor, #168-000141.  (#) hours.

OH: Provider approved by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board for (#) clock hours, #RCST110701

TX: Approved CE Sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists. Provider #151

 

Chemical Dependency Counselors

CA: Provider approved by CFAAP/CAADAC, Provider #4N-00-434-0212 for (#) CEHs. CAADAC is an ICRC member which has reciprocity with most ICRC member states

TX: Provider approved by the TCBAP Standards Committee, Provider No. 1749-06, (#) hours general. Expires 3/31/2016.  Complaints about provider or workshop content may be directed to the TCBAP Standards Committee, 1005 Congress Avenue, Ste. 460, Austin, Texas 78701, Fax Number (512) 476-7297.

 

Educators

IL: Provider approved by the Illinois State Board of Certification #080304164719171. (#) CE Hours.

TX: R. Cassidy Seminars is an approved provider with the Texas Education Agency CPE# 501456. This course is (#) CE Hours.

 

Nurses

CA: Provider approved by the CA Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CeP12224, for (#) contact hours. Many state Nursing Boards are reciprocal with other states. Check your licensing board to be sure.

 

Disability Access – If you require ADA accommodations please contact our office 10 days or more before the event. We cannot ensure accommodations without adequate prior notification.

 

Please Note: Licensing Boards change regulations often and while we attempt to stay abreast of their most recent changes, if you have questions or concerns about this course meeting your specific board’s approval, we recommend you contact your board directly to obtain a ruling.