Craine Counseling and Consulting Group

Craine Family Mediation




Ellen M. Craine and Craine Counseling and Consulting Group offers the following educational programs for social workers:

  • Screening, safety planning and ethics in domestic abuse
  • Legal and ethical issues in domestic abuse
  • A look at domestic abuse beyond the violence
  • Loss and grief when a child is diagnosed with cancer
  • What is loss and grief and how does yours impact your work with your clients?
  • Legal & ethical issues with medical marijuana (NOW AVAILABLE)
  • Continuing education programs for social workers through EMU

To schedule a class / workshop at your agency, please contact Ellen M. Craine at contact us or call us at 248-539-3850

Recently Completed Workshops

April 20, 2018 Social Work Ethics Institute

In August 2017, the NASW Delegate Assembly approved the most substantive revision to the NASW Code of Ethics since 1996. The Code of Ethics continues to be the most accepted standard for social work ethical practice worldwide. With emergent technological advances over the last two decades, the profession could not ignore the necessity for more clarity around the complex implications of new forms of communication and relationship building through technology.The Social Work Ethics Institute is a day-long gathering designed for Michigan social workers to learn about and share timely and relevant issues involving social work ethics, including social media, technology, religion and spirituality, animal-assisted therapy issues, human resources, and supervision.

April 27, 2018 What Social Workers Need to Know About Subpeonas and Ethics

"Great Experience" past participant

“Best ethics course ever and I learned so much about subpoenas.” - Workshop Participant April 2018

“Presenter is very experienced – good class experiences in looking in the Code for guidance.” - Workshop Participant April 2018

“Excellent information . . . Great job!” - Workshop Participant April 2018

“This presenter IS your BEST INSTRUCTOR!” - Workshop Participant April 2018

“The case studies i.e. varies situation(s) is/are very great.” - Workshop Participant April 2018

Below are continuing education programs being offered this year

EMU-Livonia: Legal and Ethical Issues With Medical Marijuana 6 hours (includes 3 hours Ethics) June 29

This workshop will begin with a brief history of the marijuana plant and its uses. We will explore the beginnings of prohibition at the Federal level and Federal laws on the use of marijuana and the history of medical marijuana in Michigan.

The class will also focus on ethical considerations based on the NASW Code-of-Ethics and participants will discuss and evaluate multiple case scenarios.

To Register click here

Business of Social Work Conference (rescheduled from May 10, 2018) - August 10, 2018

Link to registration coming soon

MSU (at Schoolcraft College) - Legal and Ethical Issues in Domestic: Introducing Screening - October 29

Link to registration coming soon

For more information including when and where the class you are interested in is being offered, please contact us or call us at 248-539-3850