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Cultural Competence CE Courses for Social Workers

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Supporting the LGBTQ Senior in Healthcare
Presented by Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, MS, OTR/L
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Course: #1018Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This training describes the required elements for responding to the emerging needs of long term care communities to provide sensitive and respectful services to LGBT elders. The training reviews definitions related to sexual orientation and gender identity, challenges experienced by LGBT older adults, and strategies for communication and policies that honor residents’ rights.

Mental Healthcare for Parents of Gender Minority Youth
Presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
Video
Course: #1012Level: Introductory1 Hour
Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as transgender or as another gender minority. Too often, their parent(s) get(s) forgotten. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational clinical guidance on the needs of the parent(s) of the transgender youth population.

Mental Healthcare for Siblings of Gender Minority Youth
Presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
Video
Course: #1006Level: Introductory1 Hour
Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as transgender or as another gender minority. Too often, their sibling(s) get(s) forgotten. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational clinical guidance on the needs of the siblings of the transgender youth population.

A Social Worker’s Introduction to Working with LGBT+ Adult Clients
Presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
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Course: #179Level: Introductory1 Hour
Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as LGBT+. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational knowledge on the population. This course specifically focuses on working with adults.

Understanding Latinx Immigration through a Trauma-informed Lens
Presented by Mary L. Held, PhD, LCSW
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Course: #116Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course details key sources of stress and potential trauma during the Latinx immigration journey and settlement in the United States. Symptoms of trauma and the application of trauma-informed principles are applied to understanding and serving Latinx immigrants.

Mental Healthcare for Gender Minority Youth
Presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
Video
Course: #115Level: Introductory1 Hour
Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as transgender or as another gender minority. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational clinical guidance on the population.

Courageous Conversations on Racism and Religious Bigotry: Engaging Clients and Colleagues
Presented by Allan Barsky, JD, MSW, PhD
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Course: #110Level: Intermediate1.5 Hour
This webinar demonstrates a practical framework for engaging clients and colleagues in courageous conversations about potentially challenging topics: racism and religious bigotry. Participants will learn specific theories, strategies, and skills for dealing with expressions of racism or religious bigotry within a therapeutic or professional relationship.

A Social Worker’s Introduction to Gender Minorities
Presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW
Video
Course: #94Level: Introductory1.5 Hour
Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as transgender or as another gender minority. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational knowledge of the population.

Why Move? Understanding Trauma and Resilience Associated with Latinx Immigration
Presented by Mary L. Held, PhD, LCSW
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Course: #92Level: Introductory1 Hour
This training provides information on “push factors” that prompt immigrants to leave their home countries, including sources of trauma that can have a lasting impact on health and well-being. Sources of resilience and strength that help to mitigate the effects of trauma will be discussed.

Immigration and Sexual Abuse: Protecting Undocumented Children
Presented by April Dirks, PhD, MSW, LISW
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Course: #90Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This presentation is designed for helping professionals who are concerned about sexual abuse of undocumented Latino children living in the United States. The prevalence of sexual abuse of Latino children immigrating to the U.S. will be reviewed as well as best-practice behaviors for treating trauma in these children, stemming from core values of cultural competence and trauma-informed care.