Copy of Increasing and Improving Multi-Cultural Competency among Behavioral Health Practioners, Clinicians, and Key Decision Makers
In today’s society, most behavioral health organizations have experienced an influx of both staffs and clients’ diversity. In order to provide optimal care to our clients and to promote wellness among our staffs, we must began the process of examining and improving our cultural competency. This presentation will serve as a catalysis for this process. Objectives-The attendees will be able to:1. Create a culturally safe environment for their stakeholders2. Analyze their cultural competency barriers 3. Apply the Motivational Interviewing Model to improve their cultural competency4. Apply the Maslow Hierarchy of Needs to improve their cultural competency The attendees will receive MCBAP 4.0 Contact Hours for Education Related to Substance Abuse. Light refreshments will be served.