California Society for Clinical Social Work

Professional Development | Advocacy | Connection

(San Diego) Yearning to Breathe Free: Helping Seekers Tell Migration Stories

  • Saturday, September 07, 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Jewish Family Service 8788 Balboa Ave. San Diego, CA 92123

Registration

  • $10 admission
    $15 CEUs ($10 per CEU)
  • $10 admission
  • FREE

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Presenter:  Julie Kuck, Ph.D, and Rachel Mahoney, ASW

Description:  

Please join us to learn how you can make a difference in helping seekers pursue their dreams. If your interests are in working with clients, evaluating needs, and/or learning about the universal expression of trauma, then we have information for you.

This presentation includes mini-lecture, story-telling, interactive practices, and discussion to specifically address clinician interests & needs. Resources for trauma-informed and culturally-responsive care will be provided along with information about paid and volunteer opportunities in the San Diego area.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will recognize how trauma is a universal experience across cultures and how universal aspects of trauma can be identified, supported, and shifted in interview, clinical contact, and evaluative settings.
  2. Participants will learn how to conduct interventional story listening to help seekers identify the resource in their story, the restricting trauma symptoms, and the multitude of ways that clients can use both the resource with the symptoms to achieve feelings of wellbeing.
  3. Participants will learn core components of trauma assessment for clinical and forensic evaluations.
  4. Participants will learn core components of trauma-informed care and culturally responsive approaches to use in crisis, short-term, long-term, and evaluative settings.

About the Presenters: 

Our presenters both are affiliated with Survivors of Torture. Rachel is the Senior Mental Health Clinician at SURVIVORS.

Julie has provided assessment, training and clinical services, including expressive arts therapy as a contracted clinician at SURVIVORS since 2001.

THE SAN DIEGO DISTRICT PROGRAMS WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE FIRST SATURDAY MORNING OF EACH MONTH, FROM 10-12 NOON, AT OUR PRESENT JFS LOCATION. 

CEUs: 1.5 CEU hours for LCSW’.s, MFT’, and LPC’s. Note: Registered Associate Clinical Social Workers -- as long as your supervisor approves participation, you can now use CEs toward LCSW hours

The San Diego Chapter of CSCSW holds its meetings on the first Saturday of the month from September through June  from 10:00 to 12:00 at the Jewish Family Service building, 8788 Balboa Avenue in Kearny Mesa. Meetings begin with a half hour of mingling, networking, and community building, followed by our program. CEU programs meet the requirements for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, and LCSWs as specified by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences; CEUs are FREE to our members.

District Main Point of Contact: Ros Goldstein | Email: goldsiegel@gmail.com


CSCSW | P.O. Box 60937, Palo Alto, CA 94306 | 310-254-9471 | info@clinicalsocialworksociety.org

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