Mental Health

High-quality workshops, certificates, and conferences keeping professionals and practitioners up-to-date on the latest research and best practices

UW-Madison Continuing Studies provides unparalleled service to mental health practitioners seeking professional development. Through our unique combination of experience, innovation, and credibility, we can help you maintain your certifications and stand out in an increasingly competitive environment. Network with colleagues while exploring best practices and the latest research in topics important to mental health professionals.

At a glance

What: High-quality evidence-based classes, certificates, conferences

Who: Taught by leading researchers and UW-Madison faculty specializing in mental health

Certification: Programs meet multiple professional requirements and standards for continuing education

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


Upcoming programs
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MT, Oct 20-21 W, Nov 5 9am-4pm  •  $450
Th, Nov 13, 8:30am-4:30pm F, Nov 14, 8:30am-12:30pm  •  $250
W, Dec 3, 9am-4pm  •  $175
Professional certificates
Get the knowledge and practice experience you need for successful MI practice.
Intensive training for working with older adults experiencing mental distress.