Welcome to IdeaSpace

IdeaSpace is a career training facility offering clinical supervision for LMSW, CE Workshops for license renewal, and License Prep for taking the MSW and CSW exams. 

Georgia Governor has approved Social Workers to take all 35 CE hours in taped format (this includes Zoom live-stream) for license cycle ending September 30, 2020!!!

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  • Pay via Cash App, Zelle or PayPal - this info will be sent after you register   

  • Zoom link will be emailed once you register and pay.

July and August Workshops.  Descriptions of workshops below table.








































CE Workshop Descriptions:


  • Finding Our Ethical Voice: Anti-racism and Effective Policy Change**Full** Interactive Discussion/Polling with participants on how to Social Workers can use Anti-Racism (Ibram X. Kendi) to promote social well-being and support policies that reflect NASW Code of Ethics.


  • Ethical Responsibilities to Broader Society: 6.01 Social Welfare – Climate change/social justice; 6.04 Public Emergencies – Crisis counseling/intervention; 6.04 Social and Political Action - Poll watcher, voter registration, etc.


  • How to Avoid Situational Ethics in Practice Settings - Review of NASW Code of Ethics using case examples of "circumstantial" ethical violations and how to prevent COE violations in practice and educational settings.


Core Workshops:

  • HOPE Theory – Part 1 – Using the Hope Perspective to help surviving family members or friends cope with sudden or catastrophic death of a loved one or co-worker.

  • HOPE Theory – Part 2- Practice with Adults -– case examples and role play of Hope Perspective with adults who are coping with sudden or catastrophic death of loved one or co-worker.  (Note: must take Part 1 before taking Part 2). 

  • ​​HOPE Theory – Part 3 - Practice with Children – case examples and role play of HOPE Perspective with children who are coping with sudden or catastrophic death of a loved one, friend or classmate (Note: must take Part 1 before taking Part 3)

  • Promoting Ethnic Identity and Anti-Racism in Children - how to help black and brown children develop a healthy identity in current society using theory and anti-racism (Ibram X. Kendi) techniques useful for children and adults regardless of race or ethnicity.

  • The Four M's of Mental Health: Application for Practice and Personal Benefit During Coronavirus Pandemic - this workshop expands the "Four M's of Mental Health" (by Dr. Sue Varma) and focuses on mental health conditions (DSM 5 V-Codes) that may be present during the Coronavirus pandemic.  Includes practical activities/interventions for professional and personal benefit.

  • Understanding the child with ADHD in Practice, School and Home Settings - brief overview of DSM 5, explanation of neuro-development in ADHD and practical techniques to help improve the child's school performance and behavior at home.


DSM – 5 Series:

  • Anxiety and Related Disorders –   Review of changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.​​

  • Bi-polar and Related Disorders –  Review of changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.​​

  • Child and Adolescent Disorders  - Review changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.

  • Disruptive, Impulse Control  and Related Disorders – Review changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.​​

  • Personality, Eating Disorders and Related Disorders - Review of changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.​​

  • Schizophrenia and Related Disorders- Review of changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5.​​

Directions to IdeaSpace:

Supervision Calendar

Heading East on Hwy 78 (towards Athens), make left at the traffic light into Snellville Oaks Shopping Center (you will see Auto Bell car wash and Dunkin Donuts at the traffic light). 


Stay on the road into Snellville Oaks Shopping Center and drive past Dunkin Donuts. Turn right onto the side road before the NCG Movie Theater. Go to the end of the side road and make a right into the IdeaSpace parking lot.

Zoom Workshops

Zoom Workshops

Zoom Workshops


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

  • Can you explain the three year/3000 hours minimum requirement?

  • Can you explain the 120 hour supervision requirement to take the CSW exam?

  • What is meant by a clinical agency?

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