Culturally Competent Trauma Based Care – Kenneth Hardy, PhD

Presenter: Kenneth Hardy, PhD

When: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 9 am-1 pm | 4 CEs
(Registration 8:30 am - 9 am)
Location: Lankenau Hospital, Auditorium
Main Entrance- Lobby A
100 East Lancaster Avenue, Wynnewood, PA 19096
Parking included, Garage B
Click here to register by mail.

Conference Summary
Trauma, all too often, underpins the everyday life experiences of most children and families involved in therapy regardless of their cultural backgrounds. Possessing a thorough working knowledge of the intricacies of culturally competent trauma based care is essential to providing effective treatment.

This interactive workshop will provide a comprehensive overview of culturally competent trauma-based care. Strategies that practitioners can employ to effectively address the intersections of culture and trauma will be provided. Special attention will be devoted to exploring relevant Self of the Practitioner issues that may impede and/or facilitate effective treatment.

Trauma, all too often, underpins the everyday life experiences of most children and families involved in therapy regardless of their cultural backgrounds. Possessing a thorough working knowledge of the intricacies of culturally competent trauma-based care is essential to providing effective treatment.

This interactive workshop will provide a comprehensive overview of culturally competent trauma-based care. Strategies that practitioners can employ to effectively address the intersections of culture and trauma will be provided. Special attention will be devoted to exploring relevant Self of the Practitioner issues that may impede and/or facilitate effective treatment.

Invited Presenter
Kenneth V. Hardy, Ph.D. is a Professor at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is the Director of the Eikenberg Institute for Relationships in New York City. He is an internationally recognized clinician, author, educator, and consultant.

Dr. Hardy has provided Diversity and Racial Sensitivity training and consultations to an extensive list of Health and Human Services agencies as well as a host of educational institutions.

He is a frequent workshop presenter, trainer, and consultant on the topics of cultural and racial diversity, trauma and oppression. He has published prolifically and is the author of numerous articles and book chapters. He has co-authored the following books: Culturally Sensitive Supervision: Diverse Perspectives and Practical Applications; Minorities and Family Therapy; Teens Who Hurt: Clinical Interventions for Breaking the Cycle of Violence; Revisioning Family Therapy: Race, Class, and Culture; and Promoting Culturally Sensitive Supervision: A Manual for Practitioners. He is also featured in several therapy videotapes as well as a documentary devoted to slavery. His videotape “The Psychological Residuals of Slavery” has been well received by both the professional and lay communities for serving as a catalyst to promote conversations about race relationships.

Dr. Hardy has received considerable acclaim for the contributions that his publications and videotapes have made toward challenging our field to think critically about issues of diversity, trauma and oppression. He has been a frequent contributor to the popular media and has been featured on Dateline NBC, and 20/20, the Discovery Health Channel; and the Oprah Winfrey Show.

Dr. Hardy maintains a practice in New York, New York.

Objectives

  1. Participants will identify trauma wounds that are intertwined with culture
  2. Participants will use the Multicultural Relational Perspective to conceptualize trauma
  3. Participants will learn to engage in “context talk” as a strategy for promoting therapeutic conversations about race and other cultural factors in trauma treatment
  4. Participants will be able to identify critical Self of the Practitioner issues that impede or enhance the ability to deliver culturally competent trauma based treatment.

Detailed Schedule

8:30 am - 9:00 am                  Registration & Coffee
9:00 am - 10:30 am               The Entanglement of Trauma and Culture in treatment
10:30 am - 10:45 am              Break
10:45 am – 12:00 pm             Principles and Techniques of Culturally Competent Trauma Based Care
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm              Self of the Practitioner Issues/Considerations (Recognizing emotional triggers, microaggressions, etc.)

Registration Information
You may register for this conference by completing the registration form and mailing it with a check or credit card information to the PSCSW office; or you may register online with a credit card at www.pscsw.org. Participation may be limited due to space constraints, so we encourage early registration, for which there is a discount. All conference fees include a CE certificate. If you need to cancel after you have registered, refunds (minus a $15 administrative fee) will be issued prior to the program date.

Continuing Education
FOR PENNSYLVANIA SOCIAL WORKERS, MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS, AND PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS: This program is approved for 4 CE credits for professional workshops sponsored by the Pennsylvania Society for Clinical Social Work, a state affiliate of the Clinical Social Work Association listed in Section 47.36 of Title 49, Chapter 47 of the PA Code, State Board of Social Work Examiners. This program is also approved for 4 CE credits for professional workshops for marriage & family therapists (Section 48.36) and professional counselors (Section 49.36).
FOR NEW JERSEY SOCIAL WORKERS: This program is approved for 4 clinical credits. Attendance at programs or courses given at state and national social work association conferences, where the criteria for membership is an academic degree in social work, are a valid source of continuing education credit (N.J.A.C. 13:44G-6.4(c)4).
FOR DELAWARE SOCIAL WORKERS: Presenter(s) have a minimum of 2 (two) years of practical application and/or research experience pertaining to the subject matter of this presentation. Please consult section 7.2.5 of the rules of the Board of Clinical Social Work Examiners to determine if this course is in conformance with state regulations.

PSCSW is authorized to provide CE Credits to participants who attend programs in their entirety, in this case from 9 am until 1 pm.
Time will be strictly enforced.

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  • December 1, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Details Price Qty
The PSCSW Member (CE Included) ($70.00 (USD)) is available to members only. On Sale
The PSCSW Transitional Member (CE Included) ($40.00 (USD)) is available to members only. On Sale
The PSCSW Retired/Student Member (CE Included) ($20.00 (USD)) is available to members only. On Sale
Non Member $80.00 (USD)  
Non Member Student $30.00 (USD)