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Managing People and Leading Teams

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Registration deadline: June 5th

This workshop will be conducted via a virtual Zoom meeting online format and Canvas. Access to a computer/laptop with internet access is required. Please contact Professional Development with any questions.

15 CEUs/CPH units - (10 live, 5 self-paced)
This course will focus on the basic skill sets important to the effective management of people and teams. The framework of class includes working toward and implementing a trauma informed management style and moving organizations toward trauma informed practice. The skills highlighted include building a strong organizational culture, selecting job applicants, motivating and supporting people, measuring work performance, and leading teams. Participants will use course readings to understand the theoretical context for organizational behavior and management. Students will analyze and apply theory to practice using case studies representative of situations encountered by social service managers.

Workshop will consist of daily live Zoom webinars from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., and additional course material in Canvas. Virtual office hours from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. will be available daily.
Class size is limited to 25.

$650 General admission**

**Available discount class code may be entered during check out for the following:
SI001 - $450 Non-profit/government employees (1st Summer Institute class)
SI002 - $400 Non-profit/government employees (Additional Summer Institute classes)

This class will include both degree-seeking graduate students and practicing professionals. Individuals registering through Professional Development will receive continuing education units - but not academic credit - for the class.


Class Details

5 Sessions
Daily - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Online Webinar

Janelle Gibson 

CEUs : 15

General Admission: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/22/2020 - 6/26/2020 Daily - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM St. Louis, Online Webinar  Map Janelle Gibson