UA SCHOOL OF COUNSELING WORKSHOPS

The University of Akron School of Counseling is a CSWMFT approved provider (#RCT031801) for professional Counselors as well as Marriage and Family Therapists Continuing Education credits.


RECENT CEU EVENT

Affirmative Counseling with Gender and Sexual/Affectional Diverse Clients

Thursday April 1, 2021 1:00PM-4:15PM

Training Description:

This free online synchronous CEU training provides an opportunity whereby participants will develop competence (awareness of attitudes and beliefs, knowledge, skills, action) in working affirmatively with gender and sexual/affectional diverse clients in counseling.

Presenter:

Mr. Chase Morgan-Swaney, M.A.Ed., LPC, NCC

Doctoral Candidate, Counselor Education & Supervision, The University of Akron

2020-21 President-elect, Society for Sexual, Affectional, Intersex, and Gender Expansive Identities of Ohio (SAIGE of Ohio – formerly ALGBTICO)

Program Agenda:

1:00 – 2:00 PM: Developing Competence in Working with Gender and Sexual/Affectional Diverse Clients | The Importance of Affirming (& Disaffirming) Language

2:00 – 3:00 PM: Special Considerations: Coming Out, Intersectionality, and Disaffirming Therapies

3:00 – 3:15 PM: Break

3:15 – 4:15 PM: Evidence-Based, Affirmative, and Strengths-Based Counseling | Becoming an Ally: Advocacy & Social Justice Interventions