During this developing COVID-19 outbreak, Livengrin is committed to protecting our patients, families and staff from the spread of this virus (Coronavirus). As an essential provider of healthcare services, Livengrin plans to remain open and fully operational throughout this emergency. We are taking extraordinary infection-control precautions at all our facilities to maintain a healthy and safe environment. Please contact us with any questions or concerns regarding this situation at info@livengrin.org
In response to the COVID-19 crisis, safety and prevention of virus transmission are Livengrin’s top priorities. Therefore, we are announcing the following: All of our outpatient programs (including DUI classes) will be provided via Telehealth. All visitation has been canceled until further notice. Video conferencing or alternative measures for family contact can be fulfilled upon request. Additionally, the Friends and Fundraising Breakfast has been postponed until Fall 2020 - official date to follow. Please check back here for developing announcements.
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Addiction Treatment Professionals Educational Resources

Livengrin is committed to educating our fellow treatment professionals about the disease of addiction, the continuum of care, and recovery support services by sharing knowledge obtained over 50 years of experience.

PCB Education/Training

Education and Training

Livengrin is committed to educating the community about the disease of addiction, the continuum of care, and recovery support services by sharing our knowledge obtained over 50 years of treatment expertise. To meet this goal, Livengrin offers professional education and training program. All offerings are held on Livengrin's Bensalem campus and are facilitated by credentialed professionals employed by Livengrin or other accredited organizations.

Livengrin offers the following professional development training:

Social Work Continuing Education Units (CEU)
Annually, 15 Livengrin training offerings provide CEU’s for Social Work and Professional Counselors. These are provided in conjunction with Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. As a CSWE accredited program, the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research at Bryn Mawr College is a pre-approved provider of continuing education for social workers, professional counselors, and marriage and family therapists in Pennsylvania and many other states.

Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) Approved Education:

  • Addiction Pharmacology
  • Assessment
  • Confidentiality
  • Family Dynamics of Addiction
  • Group Counseling
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Patients with Substance Use Disorder or Mental Health Issues
  • Managing the Difficult Patient
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Sexuality Related to Addiction and Recovery
  • TB/STD/Hepatitis

For additional information on registration, programs, fees, or to join Livengrin’s Training Contact List, email Marisa Roeder, Education Coordinator, mroeder@livengrin.org or call 215.638.5200 x1112. Online registration is not available at this time.

Internships at Livengrin

Internship & Practicum Opportunities

Livengrin partners with many institutions for students obtaining higher education and doctoral degrees in social services, psychology/psychiatry and medicine. Livengrin believes these opportunities support advancement of our mission and the field of addiction treatment. Learning is an ongoing process that enables us to better serve the community and continue our thought leadership in the industry.

Please note, all practicum and internship opportunities are unpaid. All interns must undergo a Pennsylvania Criminal Record Check and sign all required documents, including a confidentiality agreement and code of ethics, prior to engagement. Obtaining professional liability insurance for the duration of the placement is also a requirement.

Apply Here!

Upcoming Trainings

Education and Training

Livengrin is committed to educating the community about the disease of addiction, the continuum of care, and recovery support services by sharing the knowledge obtained over 50 years of treatment expertise. To help meet this goal, Livengrin offers the professional education and training program to professionals working in allied fields. All offerings are conducted at one of the Livengrin training facilities and facilitated by credentialed professionals employed by Livengrin Foundation or other organizations.

Livengrin offers the following professional development training:

Social Work Continuing Education Units (CEU)
Annually, 15 Livengrin training offerings provide CEU’s for Social Work and Professional Counselors. These are provided in conjunction with Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. As a CSWE accredited program, the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research at Bryn Mawr College is a pre-approved provider of continuing education for social workers, professional counselors, and marriage and family therapists in Pennsylvania and many other states.

Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) Approved Education:

  • Addiction Pharmacology
  • Assessment
  • Confidentiality
  • Family Dynamics of Addiction
  • Group Counseling
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Patients with Substance Use Disorder or Mental Health Issues
  • Managing the Difficult Patient
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Sexuality Related to Addiction and Recovery
  • TB/STD/Hepatitis

For additional information on registration, programs, fees, or to join Livengrin’s Training Contact List, email Marisa Roeder, Education Coordinator, mroeder@livengrin.org or call 215.638.5200 x1112. Online registration is not available at this time.

Internships at Livengrin

Livengrin Foundation supports internship and practicum opportunities for those qualified students who are obtaining undergraduate or graduate degrees in the fields of social work, counseling, or psychology. Livengrin believes providing these opportunities supports advancement of our Foundation and the field of addiction treatment. Learning is an ongoing process that enables us to better service the community and continue to establish our leadership in the industry.

During placement, students are provided with the following professional development opportunities:

  • Students will be assigned to a credentialed supervisor for direct supervision
  • Use their specific skills and knowledge
  • Introduction to family, individual, and group psychotherapy
  • Psychoeducation observation and co-facilitation
  • Education regarding clinical documentation/Electronic Medical Record (EMR) requirements by first reviewing and later producing clinical paperwork such as group notes, bio-psychosocial evaluations, treatment plans, supporting patients with goal identification, and discharge summaries
  • Attend group supervision with Livengrin’s clinical team
  • Exposure to Utilization Review activities
  • Attend Livengrin’s Training Program offerings (free of charge)

Please note, all practicum and internship opportunities are unpaid. All interns must undergo a Pennsylvania Criminal Record Check and sign all required documents, including a Confidentiality Agreement and Livengrin’s Code of Ethics, prior to engagement. Obtaining Professional Liability Insurance coverage for the duration of the placement is also a requirement.

Apply Here!