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PSWP Public Service Workshops Program – New Announcement!

PEF Members, take advantage of these newly announced Public Service Workshop Programs!


Medical Art Therapy Strategies for Mental Health Professionals: Building Resilience and Hope (with CEUs) Friday, 9/27/19 - 9 AM to 4 PM University at Albany

In this workshop, participants will learn how art therapy can provide dynamic opportunities for clients to build their resilience by developing personal imagery that strengthens... Read more

Share the photo and the message far and wide!

PEF is Union Strong! 

PEF convention delegates came together on the steps of the Empire State Plaza in front of the NYS Museum yesterday in an amazing show of support for a fair PEF contract! Let’s keep this support going and help our contract team by sharing this Unity photo far and wide. Please download the photo today. Print it, display it at your worksite,... Read more

PSWP Public Service Workshops Program – Deadline Extended!

Workshop deadline extended - Adapting to Change!


Adapting to Change Tuesday, 9/24/19 - 9 AM to 4 PM NYS OPWDD Sunmount DDSO, Tupper Lake, NY

In this workshop, participants learn skills that are needed to adjust to constantly shifting workplace demands. Topics include: viewing change as an opportunity; understanding the physical impact of change; developing “change hardiness”; achieving flexibility in the face of new... Read more

Remembering those we lost on 9/11

Remembering those we lost on 9/11

PEF officers and staff gathered for a moment of silence and to pay tribute to the thousands of men and women who lost their lives 18 years ago in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. “For all Americans, and for many around the world, we are reminded by the words ‘nine-eleven’ of a moment in time when... Read more