Racial Microaggressions: Developing Cross Cultural Communication Skills

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Description

Participants will leave this training with a common language and understanding of what is meant by cultural competence and the work they need to do to grow their ability to effectively engage across cultures, an understanding of Racial Microaggressions and why they are problematic, and an increased ability to have courageous conversation about difference and to effectively engage racial tension.

This training is presented by Dr. Caprice Hollins, co-founder of Cultures Connecting, LLC.  Dr. Hollins received her doctorate in clinical psychology with an emphasis in multicultural and community psychology in 1998.   She has over 14 years of experience teaching graduate courses, working with historically marginalized populations, researching, studying, and facilitating race related conversations. Her experience includes opening and directing the Department of Equity & Race Relations for Seattle Public Schools, developing and implementing district-wide and school-based trainings, while utilizing her background in psychology to assist district leaders and staff, institutionalize change to promote equity and social justice. She also currently works as a part-time core faculty in the department of counseling at The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology.

Length (hours)

7

Prerequisite

Regional Core Training, Supervisor Core Training, Area Administrator Core Training

Audience

Social Workers, Supervisors, Area Administrators

Dates and Locations

 
Moses Lake
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 1, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Caprice Hollins, Psy.D., Cultures Connecting
Location:
Moses Lake DCFS Office 1651 S. Pilgrim Street Moses Lake WA 98837, Huskies Room Map
Seattle
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 15, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Caprice Hollins, Psy.D., Cultures Connecting
Location:
Seattle, Alliance Training Center 4045 Delridge Way SW STE 200 Seattle WA 98106, Alpine Room Map
Tacoma
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 27, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Caprice Hollins, Psy.D., Cultures Connecting
Location:
Tacoma DCFS Office 1949 S State St Tacoma WA 98405, Room 195 Map

Registration Instructions

Please register directly in the LMS:

Maestro Course Code: 110278

https://lms.dshs.wa.gov/?CourseId=22507114365

Tribal Members, CWTAP Students, and new CA hires who don't have LMS access: Please register using this form https://allianceforchildwelfare.org/rct-registration-cwtap-students-and-tribal-workers