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Monthly Meeting Schedule - DC EAPA meets the third Thursday of every month, usually at 9 AM. 

Upcoming Meetings 


Thursday, March 16, 2023

9 am-11 am ET. Please log on at 9 am for Introductions, Networking, and Announcements. Presentation begins at 9:30 and concludes at 11:00 am ET. 

Topic: Transgender Issues in the Workplace

Presenter:  Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen, Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Equality

1.5 PDHs 

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Thursday, February 16, 2023

Time: 12:00 pm-12:30 pm EST Networking, Announcements, Introductions

12:30 - 2:00 pm Presentation

Presenter: Dr. Bryan McNutt, Ph.D., LMFT, CEAP

Topic: Title: "Exploring Threat Assessment and the Workplace: The Role of EAPs in Workplace Safety”

1.5 PDHs 

Thursday, January 19, 2023, at 9:30 - 11:00 am

Retirement Readiness 
Presented by the Foundation for Financial Education

1.5 PDHs
  • Retirement Accounts & Investment
  • Planning for the "What Ifs"
  • Estates & Beneficiaries 


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Thursday, December 15, 2022


9 am-11 am ET.

Please log on at 9 am for Introductions, Networking, and Announcements. The roundtable begins at 9:30 and concludes at 11:00 am ET. 



Best Practices and Self-Care Resources in EAP 2022: A Moderated Discussion

Moderator:  Rachel Kaufmann, LCMHC, CEAP

1.5 PDHs 


Attendees will learn about effective practices as shared by colleagues


Learn and share effective resources locally and nation-wide


Reinforce the importance of EAP self-care techniques


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*** Just to remind you, please include your first and last name on your zoom screen to enter the meeting and make sure that PDH is timely delivered. 


















Past Meetings


Thursday, November 17, 2022

Elevating Ethical Awareness & Decision Making for EAP Professionals

Presenter: Margot Hawkins-Green Ph.D., LPC, CEAP 

3.0 PDHs 


Thursday, October 20, 2022

Marriage: The Family of Origin Approach  

Presenter: Leticia Isidro-Clancey, LPC-MFT, LCADC, CCS

1.5 PDHs


Thursday, September 15th, 2022

Topic: Employment Law for Employee Assistance Professionals

Presenters: Kevin J. Sheehan 

1.5 PDHs 


Thursday July 21st, 2022

 Topic: Man Therapy: An Innovative Online Program to Prevent Suicide among Working-Aged Men.

 Presenters: Dr. Jodi Jacobsen Frey, PhD, LCSW-C, CEAP

       Dr. Nathaan Demers, PsyD

 1.5 PDHs


Thursday June 16th, 2022

Topic: Nicotine Addiction: "Not a Burning Issue"

Presenter: Dr. George Kolodner, MD

1.5 PDHs 


Thursday May 19th, 2022 

Topic: How to Help Those Journeying Through Grief

Presenter: Kathleen Sabek, MSW 

1.5 PDHs 


Thursday April 21st, 2022

Topic: “EAP/Clinical: Heal Thy Self: Ethical Challenges with Compassion Fatigue”

Presenter: Libby Timmons, M.Ed., LISAC, CEAP, SAP

1.5 PDHs


Thursday, March 17, 2022

TOPIC: "Facilitating an Intervention"

Presenter: Timothy Dunnigan, CIP, LSCW-C

1.5 PDHs 


Thursday, February 17, 2022


Topic: Welcome to the Wizard of Oz: Incorporating Diversity & Inclusion in EAP


Presenter: Chantay White Eley, Ph.D., LCSW-C, CEAP, SAP, BCD

1.5 PDHs


Thursday, December 16, 2021

Topic: Best Practices and Self Care Resources in EAP 2021: A Moderated Discussion

Moderator: Amy Williamson, LCSW-C, LICSW, CEAP

1.5 PDHs 


 Thursday, November 18, 2021

Topic: Elevating Ethical Awareness & Decision-Making for the EAP Profession

Presenter: Margot Hawkins-Green PhD, LPC, CEAP

EAP Domain : 3.0 PDHs


Thursday, October 21, 2021

Topic: From Surviving to Thriving: Mental Healthcare Following a Community Disaster

Presenter: Brian Gill, LICSW (Clinical Director, Kolmac)

EAP Domain: 1.5 PDHs 


September 23, 2021

Topic: Roundtable Discussion: EAP Services in a Pandemic--What Works? 

Facilitator: Rachel Kaufmann, LCMHC, CEAP

Eap Domain: TBA 1.5 PDH


June 17, 2021

Topic: Mindfulness@Work: A Virtual Experience

Presenter: Dr. Paulette Baldwin and Holly Jamesen Carr

EAP Domain: II, 1.5 PDHs


May 20, 2021

Topic: Gambling Issues and Treatment

Presenter: Anthony Parente, MA, LCPC

EAP Domain: TBA, 1.5 PDHs


April 15, 2021

Topic: Retirement Communities- What do you need to know? The Rules of the Road

Presenter: Barbara Fornoff, LCSW

EAP Domain: III, 1.5 PDHs 


March 18, 2021

Topic: OCD in the Times of COVID-19  

Presenter:  Carrie Holl, Psy.D.  

EAP Domain: TBA, 1.5 PDHs 


Feb 18, 2021 

Topic: Exploring Approaches of Support for Diverse Employees During the COVID Crisis: Considerations for EA Professionals

Presenter: Bryan McNutt, PhD, LMFT, CEAP

EAP Domain, II, III, 1.5 PDHs