Continuing Education

To receive CE hours, conference attendees must check in via the Guidebook app in each session you attend and complete an evaluation form for each session attended during the conference. Attendees must attend the full session to receive CE hours. Once attendance is verified, the conference organizer will send you a certificate of completion on or before May 31, 2018. You must also provide your degree/field of study, professional license number and the State where it was issued to receive CE hours. If you have questions about the status of your CE certificate, please contact Maria Jacinto, after May 31st,  at

It is the responsibility of the attendee to determine if his/her/their licensing board will accept these CEs.

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886380360-1298) for 22.5 continuing education contact hours.

Please be aware:

The following states do not accept National CE Approval Programs:

The following states currently do not recognize NASW National Approval:

NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals

DESC is a proud NAADAC Approved Education Provider under NAADAC's cosponsored single training program.  The approval is intended for DESC and Pathways Housing First Institute's application for continuing education (CE) for the 2018 Housing First Partners Conference.

National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

Up to 27 sessions has been approved by National Board of Certified Counselors for NBCC credit under NBCC Approval No. SP-3012.  Sessions approved are clearly identified in the program brochure and conference app. NBCC approval applies to National Certified Counselors (NCCs) only. DESC is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.