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Sexual Violence:
Addressing it with an Anti-Racism Lens

Thursday, August 12, 2021, 1:00 PM EST

Presenter: Chandra Dawson, LISW, LCSW

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Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe the components of racism
  2. Recall the relationship between racism and sexual assault
  3. Recall micro and marco strategies to dually address sexual violence and racism
  4. Explain the difference between cultural competency and cultural humility
  5. Describe the difference between the historical and current definition of race
  6. Explain intersectionality and the impact on serving BIPOC sexual assaults survivors

These webinars offer 3 Live Interactive Continued Education Hours

Sexual Violence is often narrowly examined as an issue solely centering gender and violence. For BIPOC survivors, sexual violence has historically served as a tool to facilitate racism and other forms of oppression. This training will examine the intersection of sexual violence & racism. Participants will be provided with the critical tools for implementing anti-racism sexual violence intervention and prevention services specific to the needs of communities of color.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe the components of racism
  2. Recall the relationship between racism and sexual assault
  3. Recall micro and marco strategies to dually address sexual violence and racism
  4. Explain the difference between cultural competency and cultural humility
  5. Describe the difference between the historical and current definition of race
  6. Explain intersectionality and the impact on serving BIPOC sexual assaults survivors
Agenda:

Introduction                                                                                                                               (5 Minutes)

Participant Safety                                                                                                                     (5 Minutes)

Race & Racism                                                                                                                          (30 Minutes)

  • Definition of Race
  • Definition of Racism
  • Types of Racism

Relationship Between Race and Sexual Assault                                                                        (45 Minutes)

  • Intersectionality
  • Shared History of Sexual Assaults and Racism
  • Shared Trauma Impact of Sexual Assault and Racial Violence

 Break                                                                                                                                      (10 Minutes)

 The Trauma-Informed Anti-Racist Sexual Violence Framework                                            (60 Minutes)

  • Cultural Humility
  • Worker & Client Alliance
  • Micro & Macro Organizational/Practice Strategies 

Q&A                                                                                                                                     (20 Minutes)

Closing                                                                                                                                (5 Minutes)       


This presentation is open to:
  • Social Workers
  • Professional Counselors
  • Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioners
  • Other professionals interacting with populations engaged in mental health based services
This online class is offered at an intermediate level Click here to see levels of programing : ,and is beneficial for an intermediate level clinician: Click for Description :
  • New practitioners who wish to gain enhanced insight surrounding the topic
  • Experienced practitioners who seek to increase and expand fundamental knowledge surrounding the subject matter
  • Advanced practitioners seeking to review concepts and reinforce practice skills and/or access additional consultation
  • Managers seeking to broaden micro and/or macro perspectives

Participants will receive their certificate electronically upon completion of the webinar and course evaluation form.

Please Note: Licensing Boards change regulations often And while we attempt to stay abreast of their most recent changes, if you have questions Or concerns about this course meeting your specific board’s approval, we recommend you contact your board directly to obtain a ruling.

  • CE You! is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. CE You! maintains responsibility for this program..