Central Region Educational Meeting
Join other social workers in the Central MN Region every 1st Tuesday of the month from 5-6 p.m. for a free CEU!
The Intersection of Housing and Disability Services
Come discuss available housing programs for people with disabilities and how to make referrals to these programs, including shelter services, coordinated entry, supportive housing, public housing, site-based housing, vouchers, and housing supports.
Toward Cultural Competence in Spiritual Diversity
Clinicians will increase their understanding of religious coping and other benefits of engaging with their clients’ spiritual identities. Participants will also become familiar four assessment tools, receive a brief overview of spiritually-sensitive interventions in various modalities, and discuss ethical challenges.
Supervisor Consultation Circle
New summer hours! August's circle will be 1.5 hours in length, from 12-1:30 p.m.
Understanding the Experience of African American Families in Religiously Abusive Organizations
This presentation will consider the role of religion in the African American community and the appeal of religiously abusive organizations. The characteristics of religiously abusive organizations will be discussed along with case study examples of families who joined these organizations. Implications for professional practice and strategies to thoughtfully engage with families seeking cohesion and stronger relationships after leaving a religiously abusive organization will also be examined.