Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals

SCRC is an approved
CE provider for 3 accreditation agencies:

  • American Psychological Association: Spiritual Competency Resource Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Spiritual Competency Resource Center maintains responsibility for its programs and their content.
  • California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE credits for license renewal by LCSWs and MFTs for programs from CE approved sponsors of the American Psychological Association. LCSWs and MFTs from states other than California need to check with their state licensing board for approval.
  • California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN Provider CEP10318) for licensed nurses in California through the cosponsorship of the Institute of Noetic Sciences

SCRC Introduction:

The Spiritual Competency Resource Center provides access to online resources that enhance the cultural sensitivity of mental health professionals. Spirituality is now accepted as an important component of cultural competence for mental health professionals. These resources include online courses, audio-visual resources, and articles.

Questions? Contact founder and instructor David Lukoff, PhD by email or
call (707) 763-3576.

Courses by Category - All Courses are FREE to PreviewSkip Navigation Links.
Expand <strong>Forgiveness Courses</strong> - 5 coursesForgiveness Courses - 5 courses
Expand <strong>Mindfulness Courses</strong> - 12 coursesMindfulness Courses - 12 courses
Expand <strong>Self-Compassion Courses</strong> - 4 coursesSelf-Compassion Courses - 4 courses
Expand <strong>Spiritually Oriented Interventions Courses</strong> - 6 coursesSpiritually Oriented Interventions Courses - 6 courses

Featured Video:

This video presents the background and research for the DSM-IV-TR and also DSM-5 category

This video presents the background and research for the DSM-IV-TR category Religious or Spiritual Problem, specifically focusing on Mystical Experiences as a type of spiritual problem that can present as a mental disorder. However if recognized and treated as a spiritual experience, it can benefit the individual and avoid unnecessary use of hospitalization and medication.

Upcoming Live Workshops for CE:

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Expand <strong>5/28/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion</strong>5/28/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion
Expand <strong>6/2/2017 | The Use of Metaphors in Bridging Difference</strong>6/2/2017 | The Use of Metaphors in Bridging Difference
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | The Use of Metaphors in Bridging Differences</strong>6/3/2017 | The Use of Metaphors in Bridging Differences
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Gestalt Group Therapy: A Relational Approach to Healing, Integration and Change</strong>6/3/2017 | Gestalt Group Therapy: A Relational Approach to Healing, Integration and Change
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Men Struggling with Intimacy</strong>6/3/2017 | Men Struggling with Intimacy
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Psychodramatic Family  Therapy</strong>6/3/2017 | Psychodramatic Family Therapy
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Whose Lives Matter in the Multicolored US?How do clinicians respond to the needs of this diverse population?</strong>6/3/2017 | Whose Lives Matter in the Multicolored US?How do clinicians respond to the needs of this diverse population?
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Individual Consultation as an Adjunct to Group Therapy</strong>6/3/2017 | Individual Consultation as an Adjunct to Group Therapy
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Advanced Psychodynamic Process Group</strong>6/3/2017 | Advanced Psychodynamic Process Group
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Healing the Wounds of History:  Unearthing and Transforming Generational Trauma through Drama Therapy</strong>6/3/2017 | Healing the Wounds of History: Unearthing and Transforming Generational Trauma through Drama Therapy
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Beginning Psychodynamic Process Group</strong>6/3/2017 | Beginning Psychodynamic Process Group
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | WOMEN’S PSYCHODYNAMIC/INTERPERSONAL PROCESS GROUP</strong>6/3/2017 | WOMEN’S PSYCHODYNAMIC/INTERPERSONAL PROCESS GROUP
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Expand <strong>6/3/2017 |  PSYCHODRAMATIC FAMILY THERAPY</strong>6/3/2017 | PSYCHODRAMATIC FAMILY THERAPY
Expand <strong>6/3/2017 | Intermediate Psychodynamic Process Group</strong>6/3/2017 | Intermediate Psychodynamic Process Group
Expand <strong>6/4/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice</strong>6/4/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice
Expand <strong>6/10/2017 | The Zendo Project Psychedelic Support Services</strong>6/10/2017 | The Zendo Project Psychedelic Support Services
Expand <strong>6/10/2017 | The Sacred Feminine</strong>6/10/2017 | The Sacred Feminine
Expand <strong>6/17/2017 | Wise Preparation and Zen Rituals for Death and Dying (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>6/17/2017 | Wise Preparation and Zen Rituals for Death and Dying (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>6/17/2017 | Embracing Change: Zen and the Art of Creating a Life You Want</strong>6/17/2017 | Embracing Change: Zen and the Art of Creating a Life You Want
Expand <strong>6/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women</strong>6/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women
Expand <strong>6/24/2017 | The Shamanic Journey</strong>6/24/2017 | The Shamanic Journey
Expand <strong>6/28/2017 | Grief and Loss (Teleclass)</strong>6/28/2017 | Grief and Loss (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>7/15/2017 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)</strong>7/15/2017 | The Way of Transitions, the Healing of Grief (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 2)
Expand <strong>7/21/2017 | Psychodrama, Drama Therapy and Playback Theatre Workshop, Two Days of Personal and Professional Growth </strong>7/21/2017 | Psychodrama, Drama Therapy and Playback Theatre Workshop, Two Days of Personal and Professional Growth
Expand <strong>7/23/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety</strong>7/23/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety
Expand <strong>7/30/2017 | Wisdom Healing Qigong For Health Care Professionals </strong>7/30/2017 | Wisdom Healing Qigong For Health Care Professionals
Expand <strong>8/7/2017 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course</strong>8/7/2017 | Depth Hypnosis Foundation Course
Expand <strong>8/19/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice</strong>8/19/2017 | Meeting Trauma and Finding Balance: A Somatic Approach to Spiritual Practice
Expand <strong>9/10/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety</strong>9/10/2017 | Finding Ease: A Zen and Mindfulness Approach to Anxiety
Expand <strong>9/16/2017 | The Shamanic Journey</strong>9/16/2017 | The Shamanic Journey
Expand <strong>9/23/2017 | Relationship and Karma</strong>9/23/2017 | Relationship and Karma
Expand <strong>9/23/2017 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)</strong>9/23/2017 | Compassionate Responses in Difficult Times (Contemplative Caregiver Course, term 3)
Expand <strong>10/6/2017 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism</strong>10/6/2017 | Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism and Tantrism
Expand <strong>10/16/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology: Entering the Stream (Teleclass)</strong>10/16/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology: Entering the Stream (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>10/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women</strong>10/17/2017 | Coming Down to Earth: A Day of Zen Practice for Women
Expand <strong>10/25/2017 | The Shamanic Journey (Teleclass)</strong>10/25/2017 | The Shamanic Journey (Teleclass)
Expand <strong>11/11/2017 | Soul Retrieval and the Guiding of Souls</strong>11/11/2017 | Soul Retrieval and the Guiding of Souls
Expand <strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Breath</strong>11/11/2017 | Mindfulness of the Breath
Expand <strong>11/19/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion</strong>11/19/2017 | Transforming Depression and Anxiety: A Path of Skillful Compassion
Expand <strong>12/2/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology Retreat: Gateway to the Tantra</strong>12/2/2017 | Applied Buddhist Psychology Retreat: Gateway to the Tantra
Expand <strong>12/3/2017 | Working with Dreams</strong>12/3/2017 | Working with Dreams
Expand <strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions</strong>1/13/2018 | Mindfulness of Emotions
Expand <strong>2/3/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic</strong>2/3/2018 | Mindfulness of Mind: Working with States of Mind, Beliefs and the Inner Critic
Expand <strong>3/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both </strong>3/3/2018 | Loving Kindness and Self Compassion: The Development and Embracing of Both
Expand <strong>4/7/2018 | : Inner Awareness and Interoception for Self Regulation and Self Care</strong>4/7/2018 | : Inner Awareness and Interoception for Self Regulation and Self Care
Expand <strong>5/6/2018 | Tying it All Together, Integrating Embodied Mindfulness into your Work in the World</strong>5/6/2018 | Tying it All Together, Integrating Embodied Mindfulness into your Work in the World

Email: david.lukoff@gmail.com   |  Phone: (707) 763-3576.