Ethics and Boundaries: Strengthening Cultural Competency
(UW-Green Bay Program)
- Friday, October 23, 2015 • Weston, WI
- Friday, November 13, 2015 • Manitowoc, WI
- Additional dates in 2016 and 2017
The ability to think, assess and engage in ways that respect the diversity of individuals and groups we serve while maintaining competent/working ethical boundaries will be the focus of this workshop. We will examine our biases, while seeking and sharing knowledge, experience and skills to better understand our clients.
What is Healthy Adolescent Sexuality in Today's World?
- Thursday, November 12, 2015 • West Bend, WI
In today’s world of technology and social media, it is more and more difficult to determine what is “normal”, age-appropriate sexual behavior for an adolescent and what behaviors are concerning? Practitioners will learn about cutting-edge information on this topic as well as how to have these difficult conversations with youth.
Trauma's Effects on the Developing Brain and Interventions for Clients with Trauma
- Thursday, December 3, 2015 • Fond du Lac, WI
This workshop will translate current trauma research into usable information for educators in the classroom. You will learn the definition of complex developmental trauma v. acute trauma and the effects of both on wellness, perception, memory, learning, social behavior and emotional resilience.