ACE Foundation Programs

2023 Program Archive

The Advanced Clinical Education Foundation’s Sunday Program Series presents:


Program Description

This presentation will include a definition of the nature of anxiety and an overview of the various types of anxiety, symptoms, causes and the most effective modes of treatment. The distinction between sensory integration impairment and over-anxious disorder will be explored and elucidated. A behavioral, emotional and neurological perspective will be presented throughout. An integration of theory and practice illustrating how different forms of anxiety are diagnosed and treated will be illustrated through three case studies, bringing synthesis to the entire workshop.

Registration Options

*NYSSCSW Discount applies to NYSSCSW current members only.

**Student Discount only applies to full time students currently enrolled in social work and MHP master level programs.

This is an ACE Foundation Program. If this is your first time taking an ACE Foundation program not co-sponsored by an NYSSCSW, you will be prompted to make your complimentary account on the ACE Foundation Learning Center platform, where you will be able to access all program information, course materials and information for future ACE Foundation programs from your member dashboard. You will be asked to set a password for your new ACE Foundation Learning Center account.


Sunday, January 8, 2023

10:00am - 12:00pm

Course Number



Roger Keizerstein, LCSW

Program Originator:

ACE Foundation


Live Online via Zoom

contact Hours:

2.0 Contact Hours Will Be Awarded For This Program

NYS CE Accreditation for:


The Advanced Clinical Education (ACE) Foundation of the NYS Society for Clinical Social Work, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0028; licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0045; licensed psychoanalysts #P-0017; licensed psychologists #PSY-0121; and licensed social workers #SW-0056.

Out of State Providers:

Out-of-state providers are welcome to request a certificate upon completion of the presentation evaluation but must check with their own state licensing boards to inquire about whether or not the certificate is recognized as transferrable for CEs in their state’s jurisdiction.


Please Register By 1/4/2023 at 5pm.

Program Details

As a result of attending this workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Compare and contrast healthy and unhealthy anxiety.
  2. Distinguish between sensory integration impairment and an over-anxious disorder by providing examples of each.
  3. Identify specific treatments that target different forms of anxiety and describe why these treatments are more effective than others.
  4. Describe a specific treatment with a neurological understanding of the various types of anxiety reviewed in this presentation.
  5. Compare and contrast the differences between generalized anxiety brought on by previous panic attacks and anxiety brought on by a complicated attachment adjustment.

Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, licensed psychoanalysts, nurse practitioners, family and marriage/couple therapists and mental health counselors.

This seminar is appropriate for clinicians with all levels of experience.

Roger Keizerstein, LCSW is a pediatric clinical social worker, certified trauma professional, writer and public speaker. His film and book reviews and case studies have been published in The New Social Worker, The Neuro-psychotherapist and The Science of Psychotherapy Magazines. He conducts workshops and gives lectures on trauma and posttraumatic stress throughout the New York Metropolitan Area. He has been in private practice in East Setauket, Long Island for 36 years.

Bibliography/References – DOWNLOAD PDF
Lecture with three case studies and time for audience participation.

Contact Hours will be awarded once the entire course is completed, as evidenced by signing in and out and completing a course evaluation. Certificates will be emailed approximately ten business days after the completion of the course.

ACE welcomes participants with diverse abilities. Please contact Kristin or Debbie at, at time of registration, to request accessibility accommodations. Accommodation requests are considered in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities ACT (ADA), Section 505 of the Rehabilitation ACT.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations made at least five days before the event will be fully refunded. For cancellation please call 1-800-288-4279, or email us at

Inclement Weather Policy:

Should Inclement weather occur, we will be notifying all registrants via the email by which the registrant signed up. Please be sure to check your email before you leave for the course.

  • 2.0 Contact Hours will be awarded once the entire course is completed.
  • All registrations must be submitted by the Wednesday prior to the program.
  • Certificates will be emailed approximately ten business days after the completion of the course.
  • For questions regarding disability access please contact Kristin or Debbie, at time of registration, so that we can see to it that arrangements are made to accommodate your special needs:
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