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Understanding Trauma in African American Women

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CCBC - Owings Mills Campus

10300 Grand Central Avenue

Room 509

Owings Mills, MD 21117

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Pro Bono Counseling Project

2019 Professional Continuing Education Workshop

Do You Really See Me? Understanding Trauma in African American Women

Thursday, October 31, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Featured Presenter: LaKeita Carter, PsyD

Psychologist, Professor and Author

Five (5) CE Credits

Registration Fee:

$79/person

FREE for active PBCP volunteers

Includes refreshments and lunch


Learning Objectives:

  1. Review risk factors for trauma in African American women.

  2. Define terms associated with cultural competence.

  3. Discuss cases that review trauma in African American women.

  4. Analyze research related to trauma and microaggressions.

  5. Apply culture-affirming coping strategies and therapeutic interventions to case studies.

  6. Identify communication barriers and therapeutic pitfalls that impact treatment.



AGENDA

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Registration

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Trauma Language and Risk Factors

Review culture-affirming trauma language and foundational concepts

Discuss risk factors associated with African American women in trauma

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Trauma Research

Analyze research related to trauma, coping strategies, therapeutic interventions, and relationship ruptures

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Lunch

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM Microaggressions

Review of the impact of microaggressions in treatment

Analyze research related to coping with microaggressions in social and therapeutic settings

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Ethical Application

Discuss ways in which clinicians contribute to trauma experiences of their patients

Identify microaggressions in social and therapy exchanges

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM Clinical Application

Apply trauma research findings to case studies

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM Wrap-up, Workshop evaluations


The Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention is funding this workshop under sub-award number VOCA-2017-0070. All points of view are those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the official position of any State of Federal Agency.


The Pro Bono Counseling Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Pro Bono Counseling Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Maryland Boards of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors and Therapists certify that this program meets the criteria for five credit hours of continuing education for social workers, professional counselors, and therapists licensed in Maryland.

CE credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who arrive more than 15 minutes late or depart 15 minutes early from a session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.


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Owings Mills, MD 21117

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