Presented by Isaac Baez, MPH
Who should attend: Directed towards CPSTs and their supervisors, but open to anyone interested in attending.
About this event: Cultural Humility is the ability to maintain an interpersonal stance that is other-oriented (or open to the other) in relation to aspects of cultural identity that are most important to the [person]. This training will take you in a direction of understanding on how to apply cultural competency to a different level and being able to know that it is a lifelong commitment in learning about other cultures. You will be able to apply Cultural Humility concepts to the mental health and/or addiction treatment services provided to minority groups.
Location – Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, Inclusion Room; 121 Cleveland Avenue SW, Canton, OH 44702.
Parking – Parking located off of Tuscarawas Avenue, REM Parking. Vouchers provided.
Cost – This is a free training. Lunch will be at the discretion of the attendee. Feel free to bring lunch with you. The Inclusion Room offers a microwave and a mini fridge.
Education credits – Not applicable.
The Opiate Task Force is a community based coalition with the purpose of reducing opiate use, abuse, overdose and deaths in Stark County. It is open to anyone interested in being a part of a group of people concerned about, and willing to address the epidemic of prescription drugs and specifically, opiates in the community and in the State of Ohio.
Part 1-Overview Module: February 27, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – 7.25 CEUs offered
Part 2-Advanced Module: February 28, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – 6.25 CEUs offered
*You can attend the Overview Module only, but must attend the Overview Module to attend the Advanced Module.
Presented by Isaac Baez, MPH
Who should attend: Open.
About the training:
Part 1: The Cultural Competency Training (CCT) will be going over topics that are the fundamental of cultural competency to cultural humility, which will help attendees gain a better understanding of the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) and develop skills in diverse communities. The CCT curriculum includes, but is not limited to: compelling reasons for cultural competence, the dynamics of diversity, the impact of personal culture on communication, the cultural bumps, and communicating effectively through an interpreter.
Part 2: The CCT Advanced module will increase the awareness, knowledge and skills required to function effectively with cultural differences that may be present in the area of medical services, service organizations and agencies, medical interpretation and community partnership. The CCT Advanced curriculum includes, but is not limited to: building a culturally competent system of care and community partnership.
Location – Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery; 121 Cleveland Avenue SW, Canton, OH 44702.
Parking – Parking located off of Tuscarawas Avenue, REM Parking. $7.00 fee.
Cost – This is a free training. Lunch will be at the discretion of the attendee.
Education credits – 7.25 CEUs available February 27 and 6.25 CEUs available February 28.
Limited space, please register by Wednesday, February 20, 2019.
The Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is an approved a provider of Continuing Professional Education credits by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker& Marriage and Family Therapist Board and an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are approved for this workshop for Social Workers RSX109202 and Counselors RCX119207. CEUs have been approved for this conference per 50-17839.