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TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Core Competencies for Counselors and Other Staff

About the Course:

This course discusses core competencies for counselors and other clinical staff. It includes: core counselor competencies self-assessment for individual cultural competence, self-knowledge, and cultural knowledge of behavioral health. It has several useful tools included in the exhibits.

This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Core Competencies for Counselors and Other Staff created by SAMHSA in 2014.

Publication Date:

2014

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge personal biases.

  2. Recognize cultural knowledge of behavioral health.

  3. Summarize ways in which to improve cultural competence.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

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American Psychological Association (APA)

1.5 credit hour

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1.5 credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1.5 credit hour

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

1.5 credit hour

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Course Material in PDF format

This exam only cover Chapter 2 of the TIP.

References begin on page 177.

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Course Number 102572
1.5 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
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