Education Calendar

Below is a list of educational opportunities for certification and continuing education for Community Health Workers (CHWs) and CHW Instructors. Courses are certified by DSHS.  

February 2020  

Educational Opportunities
Title 
Training Program 
Date  
Time  
Method
Cost
Instructors 
DSHS-certified CEUs 

Registration 
How to Assess Mental Health Needs in Your Community
Dia de la Mujer Latina (DML), Inc. 
February 26, 2020
12:00pm – 2:00pm CST  
Webinar  
Free 
Venus Ginés, CHWI; Leslie Hargrove, CHWI; Robyn Correll Carlyle, CHWI  
2 CEUs for CHWs and CHW Instructors 
CEU certificates will be emailed upon completion of the course.
Register at event website.


April 2020  

Educational Opportunities
Title 
Theme 
Date 
Location 

Cost
CEUs  


Registration 
Contact 

9th Annual Expanding the Role of Promotores/CHW Conference
Behavioral Health Navigation
April 24-25, 2020
The Fountain of Praise LifeCenter
14075 S. Main Street, Houston, TX 77035
$50 each day  
April 24 - 8 CEUs - Mental Health First Aid 
April 25 - 4 CEUs - Behavioral Health in a Multicultural Environment 
CHWs as Behavioral Health Navigators (training in Spanish)
Email Nelly at txpchw2011@gmail.com  
Email Nelly at txpchw2011@gmail.com  


July 2020

Educational Opportunities

Title 
Dates
Method 
Location
DSHS-certified hours
Language
Registration 
Questions

6th Annual Northeast Texas CHW Conference: "Building Bridges for Better Community Health"  
July 16-17, 2020 
In person
Tyler Junior College West Campus: 1530 S SW Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75701 
To be determined.
English
Coming soon. Save the Date.
northeasttxchwcoal@gmail.com 


August 2020 

Educational Opportunities
Title 
Training Program
Date
Time
Location

DSHS-certified hours:
Non-certified hours:
Language 
Cost 

Registration 

Questions 

“SOY UNICA” South Texas Women’s Border Conference 
South Texas Promotor(a) Association, Inc.
August 22, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Continental breakfast and lunch included.) 
402 Scobey Avenue, Donna, TX 78537 (Hidalgo County)
4 DSHS-certified CEUs 
3 Non-DSHS certified CEUs  
English/Spanish 
$50 Non-STPA Members/$20 Current STPA Members 
(Conference t-shirt will be given to the first 50 participants paid before August 1, 2020.) 
Register by email at stpaevents@outlook.com  
Registration Deadline: August 1, 2020
956-222-4299 (after 5:00 p.m.)  

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Last updated February 18, 2020