(1019AFFAPP) 102219Afrocentric Approaches to Social Services
This workshop will provide information and education for professionals to utilize in the services they provide to African Americans. It focuses on integral African American psychological and clinical influences, which should be considered when providing services to African American consumers in today’s social service environments. The workshop will provide valuable insight to counselors, therapists, case managers and other professionals. Notable clinical and psychological professionals and how their theories contribute to today’s treatment of black consumers, will be discussed. . In addition, participants will study and discuss, current clinical professional contributions to this topic.