Goal Setting (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


Most individuals do not set goals. When they do, they do not set them adequately. And when they do set them well, they do not know how to achieve them. Yet goal setting has been a very powerful therapeutic tool for all patients and clients at all levels. If this is a therapeutic tool you’d like to master for the sake of our patients and clients, please join us and leave with the following objectives having been met:

What you’ll learn

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

  • Learned how to help your patients and clients master word congruence, integration, and integrity to maximize their success and recovery process.
  • Mastered how to help your patients and clients identify what will always guarantee success for them in their goal setting process.
  • Identified the relationship between your patients' and clients’ complete thought system, goal achievement, and success.

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:

"The definition of goal setting - perhaps is not as straight-forward as we are used to. Dr. Sidor was very patient and took the time to support our learning needs as always." - Guillermina, LCSW

"What stood out was the relationship between goals and both projection and extension." - Anne-Elizabeth, LCSW-R

"The Psychotherapy Course has helped me to live in the present and not in the past or future. This has freed me from all guilt and suffering. I want to share all that I am learning with my clients." - Vilma, LCSW-R

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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.

SWEET Curriculum

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