This 4 hour training will establish a foundation of knowledge, attitudes, and skills needed for participants to interact effectively with patients/clients of diverse backgrounds. This training targets people working or studying in the health or human services field and is tailored for participants at a range of educational levels. The training approach utilized in the curriculum is participatory, and utilizes a variety of training methods, each selected for its effectiveness in teaching about a particular topic or facilitating the development of a specific skill.
At the end of this program, participants will be able to
Maria del Mar Farina, LICSW
Assistant Director of Field Education and an Adjunct Professor, at Smith College, School for Social Work
Assistant Professor at Westfield State University, Social Work Department
Location: UMass at Springfield
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Fees: $45 per person / $45 per certificate
Approved for 0.4 IMIA CEUs, CEU code 18-1346
Approved for 4 CCHI CEU
Nursing: This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing at 244 CMR 5.00 for 1.8 contact hours
Social Worker: Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted.
Psychologist: Application for psychology continuing education credits has been submitted.
Medical Assistants: Application for medical assistant continuing education units has been submitted.