The Urgency of Now: Addressing JEDI and Root Work with Marginalized Populations
As practitioners amid a pandemic and social unrest, this is uncharted territory for many of us. With a dynamic shift focused on JEDI (Justice, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion), race-related stress, mental health, substance use, and prevention, practitioners must shift their Eurocentric methods along the paradigm of prevention to recovery as related to marginalized populations (i.e., Black, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, LGBTQ). Though wellness involves actively supporting the whole-person, strategies for collaboration with campus and community partners whose work intersects will be imperativ...Read moree to meet current and future challenges. Less...
- Discuss health disparities and health equity among marginalized populations and the context in which they exist.
- Describe the role of addressing health disparities in marginalized populations and the intersections within well-being and behavioral health (i.e., mental health & substance use).
- List at least 3 ways to address health disparities and promote health equity through advocacy and cultures of care.
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Friday, February 25, 2022
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About the speakers
Sherrá Watkins, Ph.D.
Shawnté Elbert, EdD
CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours
American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
New York Education Department Board for Licensed Psychoanalysts
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
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