Day 1 - Cultural Competency: Tips and Insights to Improve Healthcare Experiences for Clients
Includes a Live Event on 11/05/2021 at 9:00 AM (MST)
The Arizona Counseling Association will be hosting a Virtual Cultural Competency and Ethics Symposium on November 5-6, 2021. Each day will be 3-hours, from 9:00am - 12:15pm, with a 15-minute break halfway through.
November 5, 2021
Cultural Competency: Tips and Insights to Improve Healthcare Experiences for Clients
Jordanna Saunders, MC, LPC, NCC, CEAP
Culture shapes and informs our interactions with ourselves, our families, our peers and our clients. In this training we'll learn current definitions of what cultural competency is and how culture and race impact health care. Attendees may gain insight into how cultural competence is a systemic process that can be impacted by individuals. Participants will learn about the various ways we can integrate cultural competence into our professional work and obtain tips and suggestions for ways to increase personal cultural competence.
- Participants will review the key principles of cultural competence.
- Attendees will learn about the ways culture and race impact healthcare standards.
- Attendees will identify the ways in which diversity and inclusion are ethical practices for counselors.
This session, Day 1 of the Cultural Competency and Ethics Virtual Symposium, offers 3 NBCC hours.
Arizona Counseling Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2003. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Arizona Counseling Association is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
MC, LPC, NCC, CEAP
Trauma Recovery Services of Arizona
Jordanna is a Board Certified Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Arizona. She is EMDR Certified & owns a private practice in Goodyear, AZ that serves urban and rural adults and teens dealing with anxiety, depression, or trauma. She is Navajo and brings creativity and humor into her work.