The Race Against Racism: Strategies to Combat Racism, Address Microaggressions, and Promote Healing in the Therapeutic Setting
As the U.S. population becomes increasingly multicultural and telehealth extends services into remote areas, there is a pronounced need for therapists to become adept at the delivery of culturally appropriate care. This course offers insight for therapists not only to self-reflect on their own biases, but also explore evidence-based strategies to overcome everyday barriers promoted by acts of racial microaggression.
- Identify distinctions between the following key terms: cultural competency, cultural humility, racial microaggressions, and ethnocentrism.
- Name the differences among the three types of microaggressions.
- List an example of each type of microaggression and its impact on therapeutic practice.
- Identify challenges and strategies to combat racial microaggression and its application to delivering culturally competent care.
Target Audience: intermediate-level OTs, SLPs, PTs, and other professionals
Note: While many professionals may benefit from the course content, we can only guarantee acceptance of continuing education credit as described in the following CEU section.
Course Instructor: Aditi Mehra, DHSc, OTR/L
Learning Assessment: Objective post-test
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
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Sensational Brain LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# 00597. This distance-learning independent format is offered at 0.2 CEUs, intermediate level, Foundational Knowledge. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
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