Addressing Racial Trauma in Therapy

Presented by The New Jersey College Counseling Association

We are exposed to the issue of racism through media and daily experience and so are our clients. Many times, our clients need a safe space to navigate all of the input they receive and come to terms with how racism and oppression are impacting their lives. Dealing with the topic of racism in an open, factual, and compassionate way may alleviate some client anxiety around the topic and help them address these issues in a safe environment. This presentation will explore the role race plays in the therapeutic process when addressing is
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Learning Objectives

  • Describe the role systemic racism can have on the therapy process with clients.
  • Recognize how the current political climate and community unrest impacts the client and how to apply that knowledge to address client needs.
  • Explain the phenomena of resilience and the role it plays in wellness during the therapeutic process.
  • Demonstrate therapeutic techniques to in order to have an open dialogue with clients around these issues.
  • Apply specific techniques to begin to address the psychological harm racial trauma has caused clients.

Learning Levels

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate

Thursday, June 01, 2023

Live Interactive Webinar

09:00 AM EDT - 02:00 PM EDT

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$60.00
EARN 4 CE Credit Hours
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Agenda

9:00am-12:00pm Introduction and presentation

12:00-1:00pm Lunch Break/NJCCA Community Drop-in Meeting

1:00-2:00pm Presentation, Q&A and closing remarks 

CE Information - Earn 4 CE Credit Hours

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