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Managing People and Leading Teams

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Registration deadline: June 2nd

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

15 CEUs/CPH units
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.

The class will consist of daily live Zoom webinars from 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. (Central Time), and additional course material in Canvas.
Class size is limited to 25.
$650 General admission**

**Available discount class code may be entered during checkout for the following:
SI01 - $450 Non-profit/government employees (1st Summer Institute class)
SI02 - $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 Session(s)
Daily - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Online Webinar

Janelle Gibson 

CEUs : 15

General Admission: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/12/2023 - 6/16/2023 Daily - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM St. Louis, Online Webinar  Map Janelle Gibson