Human Services

At a glance

What: High-quality evidence-based classes, certificates, conferences keeping professionals and practitioners up-to-date on the latest research and best practices.

Who: Taught by leading researchers and UW-Madison faculty specializing in human services.

Certification: Programs satisfy multiple professional licensure requirements for psychologists, therapists, counselors, social workers.

Questions? Contact Kristi Obmascher, kobmascher@dcs.wisc.edu, 608‑262‑8971.


Upcoming classes/workshops
(Click class title for details and to register)
ThF, Jan 8-9, 9am-4pm  •  $275
F, Jan 16, 9am-4pm  •  $140
WTh, Feb 11-12, 8:30am-4:30pm F, Feb 13, 8:30am-5:30pm  •  3 days: $450 | 1 day: $200
M, Mar 23, 9am-4pm  •  $150
W, Apr 22, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $140 until Mar 23 | $190 after Mar 23
M, May 4, 9am-4pm  •  $150
Online classes
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $95
Start anytime, complete within 1 year | 0.6 CEUs (6 hours) awarded upon completion of post-course test  •  $75
Featured programs
Presenting state-of-the-art treatment methods when working with sexually abused children, adults who were abused as children, and offenders. Held every fall.
Designed to equip counselors, clergy, coaches, educators, and other healthcare personnel with tools to help people find healing in the midst of loss.
WWEN is a grant-funded outreach project for anyone interested in women's treatment, recovery, and prevention.