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"Embracing Our Past and Future with a Spirit of Resiliency and Restoration"

Central Arkansas ABSW

Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:00 PM (CDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Member   more info Ended $150.00 $0.00
Guest Ended $160.00 $0.00
Student Ended $40.00 $0.00
Presenter Ended $75.00 $0.00
Member Oct 26, 2017 $175.00 $0.00
Guest Oct 26, 2017 $180.00 $0.00
Student Oct 26, 2017 $50.00 $0.00
Presenter Oct 26, 2017 $85.00 $0.00
One Day Attendance (Thursday) Oct 26, 2017 $80.00 $0.00
One Day Attendance (Friday) Oct 26, 2017 $80.00 $0.00
Awards Banquet Only 3d 16h 57m $50.00 $0.00
Scholarship Fund Donation   more info Oct 26, 2017 Enter donation ($)
On-Site Registration Oct 27, 2017 $175.00 $0.00

Event Details

The Central Arkansas Association of Black Social Workers invite you to support our 28th Annual Southwest Regional Conference. Our conference provides educational workshops that empower members to make a difference in their perspective communities.  As part of the conference we will host a scholarship banquet on Thursday, October 26th. The chapter will award scholarships to a high school senior and a student working on a Bachelor's Degree in a helping profession. You may also support this effort by purchasing a ticket to the awards banquet and/or donating to the scholarship fund even if you are unable to attend the conference. Additionally, we are developing a souvenir booklet for the conference and requesting ads that will highlight your business, showcaseyour family and send well wishes to our organization. We have sponsorships available that include ads and tickets to our scholarship banquet. The Arkansas Chapter of the Association of Black Social Workers is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and a confirmation letter regarding your donation and/or purchases can be provided. Please note that you do not have to purchase a ticket for the scholarship banquet if you register for the conference. Thanks in advance for your support. Conference At-A-Glance:

28th SOUTHWEST REGIONAL CONFERENCE PRESENTERS AND TOPICS

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 25, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Movie and Discussion – Not My Life A documentary film about human trafficking and contemporary slavery; Location: Philander Smith College Kendall Center

THURSDAY OCTOBER 26, 2017

Registration 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Opening Plenary Session  8:30 am – 10:00 am  Grand Ballroom (1.5 ceu)

Panel Presentation: Embracing our Past and Future with a Spirit of Resiliency and Restoration

 

Workshop Sessions     10:00am–12:00pm

Dr. Patricia Wilkerson, LCSW

Dr. Tamara Pace-Glover, LMSW

 

(1.5 ceu)

 

The Ethics of Cultural Competency


 Dr. Jerome Ngundue, Public   Health

 

 

Disparities In Arkansas Mandated Immunization Coverage Among Natural Home and Foster-Care Adolescents  

Pamela Abrams, LCSW, JD


         
Exploring the Intergenerational Ties That Bind Families of Color From A Therapeutic Perspective    

 


Workshops   Sessions        1:30 pm – 3:00pm

 

HMK Amen, MSW, MPA, JD

                                         (1.5 ceu)

 

 ‘Heal  Thyself’…Stress Free Life: Attainable Goal for Practitioners/Community

 

Larry Hayes, LCSW, BACS

 

If She Hollers, Let Her Go

 

Andrew Wilson, LCSW, BACS

 

Africentric Paradigm: An Emerging Paradigm in Social Work

 

Workshop   Sessions      3:15 pm – 4:45pm

 

HMK Amen, MSW, MPA, JD

 

(1.5 ceu)

 

‘Heal Thyself’…Stress Free Life: Attainable Goal for Practitioners/Community

Dr. Monica Njanjokima Out, Anthropolgy

 

The Influence of Migration on Gender Hierarchies within The African Household

 

Johnny Aleem Hasan

 

The Time to Stop Gun Violence is Now! “Let’s Start With Weapons”

 

Awards & Scholarship Banquet          6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Grand Ballroom    (1 ceu)

Arkansas State Senator, Joyce Elliott

FRIDAY October 27, 2017

 

Registration 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Workshop   Sessions 8:30   am – 10:00am

 

Dr. Gloria Baptiste-Roberts, LMSW-AP, Public Health

(1.5 ceu)

 

Revisiting Skin Color in African American Families

 

Antwan Butler, LCSW, BACS

 

Test Preparation for the LCSW/LMSW Examination

 

Joe Benton, MSW

 

Agnotology: The Cultural Production of Ignorance

 

Workshop Sessions 10:15am – 11:45am            

 

Dr. Patricia Wilkerson, LCSW

Dr. Tamara Pace-Glover, LMSW

       (1.5 ceu)

 

The Ethics of Cultural Competency

 

Antwan Butler, LCSW, BACS

 

Test Preparation for the LCSW/LMSW Examination

 

Dr. Patricia Griffin & Dr. Kheila Holmes

Clinical Psychologists

 

 

Arkansas Contribution to Psychology and Social Justice, Transformational Influences in   America

 

Workshop Sessions 2:30 pm   – 4:00pm

 

Dr. LaVerne Bell-Tolliver, LCSW

 

(1.5 ceu)

 

Incarcerated  Males’ Perspective

 

Dr. Berthline Isma, Public Health

HIV-Related Attitudes and Behaviors among Women of Color

Kimberly Key-Bell, LCSW

 

Harambee 7:00-9:00pm              

Reception: 9:00-11:00pm

 

“Cultural Competency in an Ever Evolving

World” What is This For Real?

 

 Grand Ballroom

 

For questions/additional information, please contact: Sheryl Alexander at sdalexander8419@gmail.com, Roger Swift at heck1960@yahoo.com, Rosalyn Wilson at rmwilson@ualr.edu, or Catiya Welch at ccwelch22@gmail.com.

Have questions about "Embracing Our Past and Future with a Spirit of Resiliency and Restoration"? Contact Central Arkansas ABSW

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Four Points by Sheraton Little Rock Midtown
925 South University Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72204

Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:00 PM (CDT)


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