2021 Virtual Conference Accreditation

Continuing Professional Education has been applied for on behalf of the following groups for 2021:

  • American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators (ABMI)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation (CNE)
  • Commission on Accreditation For Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE)
  • National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA), State Bar Of Texas (MCLE)
  • Texas Center for the Judiciary (CJE)
  • Texas Commission On Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Texas State Board Of Examiners Of Marriage And Family Therapists (LMFT)
  • Texas State Board Of Examiners Of Professional Counseling (LPC)
  • Texas State Board Of Social Work Examiners (LMSW)

Accreditation offered at the 2021 Virtual Conference

Please note: Credit for all CEUs is only awarded to those who registered for CCAW

CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION (CNE)

  • Up to 28 hours of CE for Nursing
  • 3 of those hours apply toward Death Investigation Forensic Nursing
  • This nursing continuing professional development activity is approved by the International Association of Forensic Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR VICTIM ASSISTANCE (NOVA)

  • Up to 89.6 hours of CE for D-SAAP (Dept. of Defense Sexual Assault Advocate Certification Program)
  • Up to 89.6 hours of CE for NACP (National Advocate Credentialing Program)
  • CAPCE represents that this program has met standards for accreditation and does not endorse the opinions or content presented. For more information, or to register a concern go to: https://www.capce.org/CertificateTrouble/Index

STATE BAR OF TEXAS

  • Up to a maximum of 87 participatory hours of CLE
  • 10.5 hours of Ethics
  • Hours are self-reported through the Texas Bar portal

TEXAS COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT (TCOLE)

  • Up to 135.5 hours of TCOLE-eligible sessions
  • Attendees requiring TCOLE credit must self-report through their agency or department. CCAW is not able to submit on their behalf. Certificates must be submitted per TCOLE requirement for online training. Please be aware of your TCOLE training cycle. Questions should be directed to the attendee’s training division or TCOLE. Your total hours will be listed on the certificate. Hours are based on evaluations completed and submitted for sessions attended.

TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS (LMFT)

  • Up to 31 hours of CEU credit may be available for Clinical professions
  • Up to 1.5 eligible hours of Clinical Ethics credit may be available
  • CCAW and Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support complies with Continuing Education Requirements designated by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners, and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. We encourage licensees to determine which courses contain topics related to their specific field of work.

TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF PROFESSIONAL COUNSELING (LPC)

  • Up to 31 hours of CEU credit may be available for Clinical professions
  • Up to 1.5 eligible hours of Clinical Ethics credit may be available
  • CCAW and Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support complies with Continuing Education Requirements designated by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners, and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. We encourage licensees to determine which courses contain topics related to their specific field of work.

TEXAS STATE BOARD OF SOCIAL WORK EXAMINERS (LMSW/LCSW)

  • Up to 31 eligible hours of CEU credit may be available for Clinical professionals including 1.5 ethics hours
  • Up to 76 eligible hours of CEU credit may be available f0r Advocacy professionals, including 4.5 ethics hours
  • CCAW and Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support complies with Continuing Education Requirements designated by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners, and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. We encourage licensees to determine which courses contain topics related to their specific field of work.

OUT-OF-STATE ATTENDEES

  • Training credit may be awarded at your state’s licensing agency’s discretion
  • Your licensing agency can contact Operations Manager, Megan Baak, at 214.389.7772 or mbaak@conferencecaw.org with any questions regarding your attendance

HOW TO RECEIVE CREDIT

  • Your certificate will include provider numbers for this Conference.
  • To receive accreditation, each attendee must report their attendance to their individual reporting agency. It is up to each individual reporting agency to accept eligible hours and report those hours. CCAW Staff will be monitoring each webinar for attendance accuracy in case of an audit.
  • Please note: Completion of EACH session survey is required for completion.
  • Attendees can track their attendance and continuing education credits at any time during the Conference by logging into the Conference Center. Upon completion of each session survey, a certificate will be available. OR, upon completion of the entire Conference, a full transcript will be available.
  • **NOTE: Only ONE certificate will be sent after completion of the survey, and will contain the name of the attendee who registered for CCAW. No certificates will be given to attendees who did not register for CCAW.

Strangulation Series Accreditation

CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION (CNE)

  • Up to 8 hours of CE for Nursing
  • Attendees MUST attend all 8 hours to receive nursing accreditation
  • This nursing continuing professional development activity is approved by the International Association of Forensic Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

STATE BAR OF TEXAS

  • Up to a maximum of 7.5 participatory hours of CLE

TEXAS STATE BOARD OF SOCIAL WORK EXAMINERS (LMSW)

  • Up to 8 eligible hours of CEU credit may be available for Advocacy professions
  • CCAW and Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support complies with Continuing Education Requirements designated by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners, and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. We encourage licensees to determine which courses contain topics related to their specific field of work.

TEXAS COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT (TCOLE)

  • Up to 8 hours of TCOLE-eligible sessions
  • You MUST get your department’s approval to receive TCOLE accreditation
  • Attendees requiring TCOLE credit must self-report through their agency or department. CCAW is not able to submit on their behalf. Certificates must be submitted per TCOLE requirement for online training. Please be aware of your TCOLE training cycle. Questions should be directed to the attendee’s training division or TCOLE. Your total hours will be listed on the certificate. Hours are based on evaluations completed and submitted for sessions attended.

RECEIVING ACCREDITATION:

To receive accreditation, each attendee must report their attendance to their individual reporting agency. It is up to each individual reporting agency to accept eligible hours and report those hours. CCAW Staff will be monitoring each webinar for attendance accuracy in case of an audit. Attendees can track their attendance and continuing education credits at any time during the Strangulation Series by logging into the Conference portal.

NOTE: Only ONE certificate will be sent after completion of the survey, and will contain the name of the attendee who registered for the Strangulation Series. No certificates will be given to attendees who did not register for the Strangulation Series.