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Ethics and Boundaries: Understanding EDI to Leverage Cultural Humility

Do you know me?  How can I trust that you are someone that understands me, my culture, and will speak to the needs of diversity, equity, and inclusion when asked? 

Key Program Information
Series Ethics and Boundaries
Next Session Feb. 24, 2023 | 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in your practice

This training focuses on appropriate ethics and boundaries in client-case manager and peer-to-peer relationships in everyday practice.  Participants will engage in self-reflective activities related to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, different abilities, and intersectionality.  Oppression, discrimination, power and control, and historical and structural racism, and privilege will be featured as it relates to the helping professions.  Use of group discussions and personal reflection will foster understanding of ethical, reflective practice with clients, personal diversity, and skill level in cultural humility, and increasing knowledge of diverse cultures within the helping professions.  

Learning Objectives:   

  • Define and understand cultural humility and cultural competence.  
  • Reflect and assess your knowledge and assumptions of other cultures, understanding of your own equity, diversity, and inclusion journey, and explore your values.  
  • Examine your professional decision making through recognition of your personal biases.   
  • Use a critical race and self-assessing lens to apply the Code of Ethics and the Code of Conduct (MPSW 20), when faced with ethical dilemmas and decision making.  
  • Demonstrate understanding of the Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct (MPSW 20), ethical principles, and boundaries applied to specific ethical dilemmas when confronting ethical challenges by co-workers, utilizing the Nine Step Ethical-Decision Making Model.  

This program satisfies the Wisconsin Social Worker’s Ethics and Boundaries requirements for licensing. 

Who should attend

Social workers, counselors, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, substance abuse counselors, school psychologists, and other human service professionals

Instructors

  • Dana Johnson, MSW, holds a Master of Social Work degree and is a social worker in the State of Wisconsin. He has over 12 years of direct practice and senior level management experience in county human services, educator at the undergraduate and graduate level, and owner of a training and consulting business. His experience in organizational leadership, direct supervision of staff, conducting agency and culture change, policy analysis, continuous quality improvement and organizational effectiveness; enhances multiple tiers of agency culture change. His areas of expertise include leadership development, innovation, human services and reform, ethics and boundaries, trauma-informed practice, and diversity, equity and inclusion. He has provided non-profit and public sector organizations transformative training in his areas of expertise for over a decade. 

CEU Information

Participants will earn 4 Contact Hours upon completion of this program.

Additional CEU Information by Profession: 

Wisconsin Social Workers

Our programs qualify as continuing education offered by an accredited university. The State Board recognizes contact hours for all listed programs.

Wisconsin Substance Abuse Counselors

The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services approves contact hours for programs consisting of relevant content taught by qualified presenters. Contact our office with questions about specific program approvals.

Wisconsin Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

Our programs qualify as required continuing education offered by an accredited university. The State Board recognizes contact hours for all programs.

Wisconsin Licensed Counselors

Our programs qualify as required continuing education offered by an accredited university. The State Board recognizes contact hours for all programs.

Wisconsin Educators and School Psychologists

Continuing education programs from the University of Wisconsin campuses may qualify toward your Professional Development Plan (PDP).

Other Professions

Contact your professional board or organization for specific continuing education requirements.

Disability Accommodations

UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education encourages children and adults with disabilities or other special needs to participate in our programs whenever possible. If you require a reasonable accommodation, please notify us at least two weeks in advance of the program so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Contact Continuing Education at 715-836-3636 / toll-free 866-893-2423, or use the Wisconsin Relay System (711). All requests are kept confidential.

An EEO/Affirmative Action employer, University of Wisconsin provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and ADA requirements.

Cancellation Policy

We understand life happens. Should you need to cancel your registration, you may substitute someone to take your place, at any time, at no cost to you. If we cancel a program, we’ll give you your money back.

If your program is 14 or more days away:
You may transfer once to any currently available program – no charge!
If you have to cancel, you will receive a refund, minus a 20% administrative fee.

If your program is less than 14 days away:
You may transfer once to any currently available program, plus a 20% transfer fee.
If you cancel, you will not receive a refund.

If you are registered and do not attend the program, you are responsible for the full fee.

Substitution, refund or transfer requests must be submitted in writing to UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education.

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Details

Delivery format:
Online

Final registration deadline:

Additional Information

This course meets from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. via Zoom.

Fee

Standard fee:
$99.00