Register now! C.A.S.E.’s National Adoption Competency Mental Health Training Initiative (NTI) introduces a new FREE Transfer of Learning Tuesdays Series for child welfare and mental health professionals.
Join NTI Implementation Specialists Lisa Maynard, LMSW, ACSW, TC-TSY-F and Edna Davis-Brown, MPH, on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 from 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST. for Race Matters II.
This will be an take a deeper dive into NTI’s Module 4; How Race, Ethnicity, Culture and Diversity Impact the Adoption and Guardianship Experience of Mental Health Needs of Children and Youth. In this workshop, the presenters will focus on understanding challenges in various types of diverse families, the development of racial identity and the skills to promote courageous conversations about race/ethnicity/culture in transracial and transcultural placements.
Presenters will demonstrate tools and resources designed to build awareness, explore the concepts of implicit and explicit bias, microaggressions, bullying and discrimination, and enhance the skills of child welfare and mental health professionals to better meet the needs of children and families.