Cultural Competency for Change Agents Facilitator-in-Training

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Cultural Competency for Change Agents is an innovative path to facilitating transformative workshops using a 2-Day Cultural Competency Curriculum developed by Dr. Dietra Hawkins.

What will I learn?
  • Walk away with powerful facilitation skills that can be used to facilitate any workshop;
  • Work with communities, businesses, and other organizations to become more culturally agile using an appreciative, asset based approach.
Who Should Attend:
This workshop is designed for organizational leaders, diversity and inclusion leadership, community leaders, educational and governmental organizations who want to learn to facilitate Cultural Competency.

We encourage co-facilitation and recommend a team of at least 2 people from an organization attend. We encourage you to take make room in your schedule to attend all 3 days of the Facilitator in Training workshop.


3-day Facilitator in Training
  • 2 day Cultural Competence Curriculum ( including slides)
  • Opportunities to shadow experienced facilitators
  • 6 months coaching support
  • Learning community network
  • Participants will learn how to create safety, facilitate healing dialogue, Practice key motivational engagement skills, and get tips for being a great co-facilitator.
Includes the following:
We all have different life experiences that either - help us engage, or avoid - people and environments we don’t know. Cultural competence- is simply being aware of how our personal, family or community experiences (chosen or not) influence the way we live, work and play.

To be “agile” one has to practice, on a regular basis.

Cultural Competency Webinar featuring
  • Video conference technology to see your facilitator and workshop participants
  • Recorded sessions
  • 6 one-hour lunch and learn sessions
  • Short at home reflection activities
  • Topics addressed: implicit /explicit bias, microagressions, CLAS, gender, discrimination, racial and ethnic health/education/community disparities, poverty, privilege, and stereotypes.Cultural and Linguistic Competence (CLAS) must be part of any system of care, behavioral health provider, educational institution, or organization.
Coaching and Technical Assistance:
Coaching will be provided over a 6-month period in a group coaching format and by participating in monthly cultural competency workshops.

Curriculum Developer and Workshop Leader:
Dietra D. Hawkins, Psy.D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist who works nationally and internationally with state and local government organizations, public and private K-12 schools and behavioral health agencies as the owner and lead consultant with Both And Partners, Inc. She is a published author and frequent speaker for workshops addressing Appreciative approaches toward system change; Recovery Oriented Systems of Care, Asset Based Community Development and Inclusion, and the Healing of Racism. Dr. Hawkins holds a faculty appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor at Yale University, Program for Recovery and Community Health, School of Medicine.

Prior to her consultation practice, she served as the Director of Consultation and Training at the Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health (PRCH). Dr. Hawkins has extensive experience with family, child, adult and community behavioral health, and has worked closely with Parent and Consumer Advocacy organizations.

Her primary research interests address racial and ethnic health care disparities; organizational systems change and transformation; HIV prevention/interventions; qualitative and community based participatory research, and the critical dimensions of cultural competency, recovery and community engagement.
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