On July 27, 2012, Dr. Cole completed an on-line course entitled Ethical Issues with Fees, billing, and Collections, an interview of Barton Bernstein, J.D., L.M.S.W., presented by Barbara Alexander, L.C.S.W., B.C.D., president of On Good Authority.
On July 19, 2012, Dr. Cole completed an on-line course entitled Suicide Crisis Intervention Model with 25 Practical Strategies for Implementation, presented by athealthCE.com.
On September 20, 2012, Dr. Cole attended the seminar, Couples and Affairs: Managing the clinical Challenges, presented by Michael Ceo, M.A., L.P.C., in Toledo, OH.
On March 12, 2013, Dr. Cole attended the seminar Relational Spirituality: Advancing 21st Century Science on Faith in Diverse Families. Several researchers in the field presented at this seminar, facilitated by Annette Mahoney, Ph.D, at Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green OH.