Women in Recovery Specialty Online Training Series: Engaging Women of Color in Addiction Treatment
A Recorded Webinar
Recorded on Friday, March 25, 2022
The purpose of this training is to provide clinicians with a culturally-specific point of reference relating to conceptualizing, assessing, coordinating, and implementing treatment specifically to women of color. Treatment considerations will take into account the identification of socioeconomic limitations, gender role expectations, and other barriers resulting in adverse treatment outcomes.
Edwina Taylor-Flowers, LPC, MAC, is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 10 years of experience providing addiction specific treatment services in various settings including residential, community, non-profit, and for-profit. She holds dual Master’s degrees in General Counseling Studies and Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling. In addition, she is credentialed as a Master Addiction Counselor and a Certified Clinical Supervisor, providing supervision for those seeking initial and recertification addiction counseling credentials.
- Participants will be able to apply three different culturally sensitive techniques as they relate to women of color seeking addiction treatment.
- Participants will be able to describe three ways to promote trauma-informed care in their work.
- Participants will be able to apply two different learned techniques to better initiate addiction treatment among women of color.
- Intermediate level courses provide information that builds on knowledge practitioners with some experience already have. These courses focus on skill-building or adding knowledge, possibly following a brief overview of basic information, and involve using information in concrete situations and understanding the underlying structure of the material.
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Receive 1.5 CEs for $25.
Earn 1.5 Continuing Education Hours (CEs)
A Certificate of Completion for 1.5 CEs is available by participating in this specialty online training and passing an online CE quiz. Those who successfully complete the full series and pass all six CE quizzes for this six-part series will be eligible to apply for the Certificate of Achievement for Women in Recovery in the Addiction Profession.
1. Upon completing the webinar, click on the “Online CE Quiz” link above in the grey box to complete the online evaluation survey and CE quiz, and get your CE certificate. This link will be made available after the webinar takes place.
2. A score of 80% or higher is required to pass the CE quiz and access your CE certificate. You have 10 opportunities to pass the quiz. If you are unable to pass the quiz in the allocated number of tries, then you must retake the course.
3. Upon passing the CE quiz, your CE certificate will be immediately available to download in your NAADAC profile. Click here for detailed step-by-step instructions for accessing your CE quiz and CE Certificate.
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This course meets the qualifications for one and a half (1.5) hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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