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Cult. Comp.: Historical Trauma, Systems, and Social Workers (DePaul Center)

Monday, February 11, 2019 at 9:30am
This event lasts 0 days 4 hours and -30 minutes.


This course will take place in a NEW location: DePaul Center, 1 E Jackson Boulevard, Suite 8002, Chicago IL 60604.

This interactive workshop will provide attendees with a basic understanding of historical trauma and its long-lasting impact. At the end of this workshop, attendees will be better equipped on how to work and collaborate with communities/populations living with historical trauma. Attendees will be encouraged to identify sustainable ways that they and their organizations can support those affected by historical trauma. 

Registration: 9:00am

Training: 9:30am to 1:00pm

On-site registration will not be accepted. If we have not received your payment a week out from the course, your registration will be subject to cancellation.  

OUR POLICY FOR RECEIVEING CEUs HAS CHANGED. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY: To receive CEUs, you must mark your arrival time and departure time on the registration timesheet; attendees missing arrival or departure time are not eliglble for CEUs. If you require the full amount of CEUs for the workshop, be sure to arrive on time. Late arrivals will have CEU hours deducted from their certificates. If you need to leave the training early, see on-site staff person to mark your departure time on the registration timesheet. CEU certificates will be sent out within 45 days after the event. 

Attended in full, this workshop fulfills cultural competency requirements for licensure renewal. All courses offered through the NASW-Illinois Chapter meet the continuing education qualifications for LSWs, LCSWs, LPCs, LCPCs, LMFTs, RNs, LPNs, APNs, and LCPs licensed in Illinois as required by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR). NASW-IL is also a Illinois State Board of Education-approved licensed professional development provider for PELs (formerly Type 73s) for school social workers.

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Lu Rocha has provided national and local trainings on cultural diversity and awareness. She’s worked with a variety of organizations from diverse cultural backgrounds to help establish programs that reflect the community's needs and cultural values. Lu co-authored a book, Nuestras Historias/Our Stories, that documents the experiences of Latinas with gender-based violence. Lastly, Lu is a bilingual therapist and has a private practice on the north side of Chicago.

Presenter: Lu Rocha, MA, LCSW, Consultant, Multicultural Consulting Services

Location: DePaul Center
1 E Jackson Boulevard, Suite 8002
Chicago IL 60604

Cost: 3.5 Cult. Comp. CEUs / $53 Nonmember / FREE NASW Member

CEU's Earned:  3.5 CEU's

Contact Info: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Registration Required: Yes

Upcoming Occurrences in the next 2 months:

  • 01-11-19

    LSW/LCSW Review Course 01.11.19 (DePaul Center)

  • 02-01-19

    February 2019 Chapter Board Leadership Meeting

  • 02-11-19

    Cult. Comp.: Historical Trauma, Systems, and Social Workers (DePaul Center)

  • 03-15-19

    Three Rivers District Cult. Comp. CEU Event (Elgin)

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