2 Cultural/Social or Ethics CEUs
In the last several decades, suicide attempts among black adolescents has increased by 73% while attempts among white youth have decreased. Why aren't we sounding the alarm and doing more to raise awareness of this crisis?
During this workshop we will discuss the additional challenges faced by black youth, explore strategies to break down barriers, increase cultural humility amongst providers and evaluate the role of racial socialization as a protective strategy in reducing suicide attempts amongst black youth.
Evaluate the impact of structural oppression and systemic racism on seeking help
Identify 3 racial socialization strategies to increase protective factors for black youth
Define internalized oppression and identify its contribution to feelings of hopelessness
Explore the role of DBT and radical healing to empower young people, promote pride and provide strategies for coping
Identify suicide assessment tools
Cost for this course:
Regular Price: $57
NASW Member Discounted Price: $37 (Members save over 35%!)
For those licensed in NY: NASW New Jersey Chapter SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0138.
There are no refunds for this workshop. All sales are final.