Navigating Race and Racism: Future Frontiers of Evidence-Based Cultural Competence in Clinical Care

JUN 26 CE Flier

Friday, June 26, 2020
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (MST)
FREE virtual presentation via Microsoft Teams Live (you will receive the join link before the event)  
1.0 CE Hour -- UPA (pending) & NASW-UT
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(Note: Even if you cannot attend the live event, you must register to receive the recording, presentation slides, and evaluation form for CE credit after the event.)

About the presentation:

With the recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, as well as the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 in Black and African-American communities, the need to address race and racism in the context of clinical care, including case conceptualization, intervention, consultation, and supervision. This presentation will present a review of race and racial identity from a developmental lifespan perspective, and highlight promising directions in research and clinical care related to providing care for Black American communities in response to racially charged media events. 

About the presenter:

Kimberly Applewhite, PsyD, School-Clinical Child Psychology. Dr. Applewhite is a primary member of the dialectical behavioral team at UCEBT, and has clinical and research interests in cultural adaptations for evidence-based treatments in Black/African-American communities.