Conformity vs. Non-Conformity (Self-Study)



This course is eligible for 2 CEUs for social workers through the NASW National CE Approval Program in 46 states

This course is also eligible for 2 CEUs for Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors (CASACs), and Psychologists in New York State

For more information about CEU approval, please click here.

You will receive your certificate by email after your post-test is passed and your evaluation is completed.

Format: Self-Study Online Seminar


Why do some of us conform to the status quo even when it means giving up our freedom, our happiness, and our authentic success? Why is it so hard to shift to non-conformity with assertiveness and in a way that will benefit us and everyone around us?

Do you have any patients or clients who could benefit from finding out what’s been stopping them and how they can rise up and start living the life they truly really want for themselves, their loved ones, and their community? If so, please join us.

What you’ll learn

At the end of this online seminar, you will have:

  • Learned about mental filters, their role in conformity, and how to help our patients and clients use them to their benefit for a life of satisfaction.
  • Learned the process of interpretation and how to help our patients and clients become aware of it without having to be a victim of their own internal process any longer.
  • Mastered how to help your patients and clients assess reality and create new norms.

Who is this for?

This course is for any clinician invested in learning new or honing existing skills to be able to use in dynamic ways to support their patients and clients and to end suffering.

Here's what attendees have been saying about SWEET seminars:

"Insight into how to succeed in treating dysfunctional behavior. A very supportive team with personal attention to each attendee." - Leslie, LMSW

"We are getting a broad perspective of issues pertaining to NLP." - Patrick, LCSW

"The material, which can be difficult subject matters, is presented in an interesting way facilitated by Karen's and Mardoche's candidness!" - Marie, LCSW

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Your Facilitator and Co-Facilitator

Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW
Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW

Mardoche Sidor, MD, is a Harvard-trained Quadruple Board Certified Psychiatrist, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, School of Physicians and Surgeons, trained in and taught all major psychotherapeutic modalities, including and not limited to CBT, DBT, Family Systems, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. He is also the author of 11 books including Journey to Empowerment, Discovering Your Worth, The Power of Faith. and, The Art of Living. Dr. Sidor has worked both as a primary care physician and Medical Director in three different settings, including a Chief Medical Officer of the Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES). He is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute. His 11th book, entitled, NLP for Clinicians is now available to the public.

Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW, is a Columbia-trained Social Worker with wide clinical, teaching, and supervision experience. She also has a background in management, mentorship, and leadership that spans more than 20 years. Her added passion is in advocacy and coaching. She has previously held Executive level positions, and two other directorships in different organizations. She is currently Adjunct Faculty at Columbia University School of Social Work and Adelphi University School of Social Work. She also maintains a private practice, provides supervision, and clinical and management training. She is also a personal and executive-level coach. She is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute.

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