643 Wk 2: Basics of Culture

643 Wk 2: Basics of Culture

A good topic for the study of diversity is the basics of culture from a sociological standpoint, Culture really has a lot to do with much of the misperceptions and confusion that exists in societies today, particularly those that are blending different cultures into one society, and so it’s just a good idea to take […]

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2015 CSWA Awards Reception for Judge Michael Nash, Y. Bill Watanabe, and Frances. S. Caple, PhD

2015 CSWA Awards Reception for Judge Michael Nash, Y. Bill Watanabe, and Frances. S. Caple, PhD

I want to welcome you to the 29th California Social Welfare Archives Annual Awards Reception. I’m Esther Gillies, president of the CSWA and your program host for today. And finally, I want to thank all of you– family, friends, social work colleagues, and others for sharing this special event with us. Your participation in recognizing […]

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Part 3: Cultural Competence Strategies

Part 3: Cultural Competence Strategies

Hello everyone and welcome back. I’m Dr. Ivor Weiner, Professor of Special Education and the Director of the Family Focus Resource Center. With me for the final video in our three-part series is Dr. Wendy Ashley, Professor of Social Work. In the last two videos we examined cultural competency, cultural humility, and our own bias. […]

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Claudia Bernard: “Safeguarding Black Children: Good Practice in Child Protection”

Claudia Bernard: “Safeguarding Black Children: Good Practice in Child Protection”

Which is about giving children a voice to articulate their experiences, and not suppress traumatic experiences. This is something I feel very, very passionate about, And particularly groups of children who are marginalized, who are on the outside of most of our society. So what I’m going to be talking to you about today is […]

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The Importance of Cultural Humility

The Importance of Cultural Humility

[Slide stating, “Conversations about Culture: The Importance of Cultural Humility” – music playing] [Sarah speaking] This segment explores the concept of cultural humility. What is cultural humility? How is it different than cultural competence? Cultural competence emphasizes a knowledge of other populations and a set of finite skills. Cultural humility on the other hand is […]

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