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The Intersection of Diversity Issues, Mindful Facilitation & Group Process with Lee Mun Wah; 3 CEs

  • 09/03/2021
  • 10:30 AM - 1:45 PM
  • Zoom Webinar

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The Intersection of Diversity Issues, Mindful Facilitation & Group Process

Presented by: 

Lee Mun Wah


Friday, Sept. 3, 2021

10:30 am - 1:45 pm
Zoom Webinar
3 CEs

Course Description         


So many times, much of our education as therapists has lacked adequate training from a diversity perspective and lens, partly because therapists have received ‘awareness training’ but almost no ‘practical skills training’ in dealing with diversity-related issues or confrontations when working with groups from diverse populations. In this training we will demonstrate the myriad of ways that facilitation, when practiced using Mindful Techniques, developed by Lee Mun Wah, can become a useful tool in helping counseling clients to become culturally competent and skilled in facilitating and processing individual and group issues from a diversity and therapeutic lens.

Learning Objectives
  1. Learn mindful techniques on how to work with diversity issues and culturally diverse groups.
  2. Learn key mindful inquiries that promote curiosity and empathy.
  3. Discover the roots of our disconnections and how to reconnect.
  4. Learn how to mindfully listen and respond to culturally diverse groups.
  5. Learn how to de-escalate a conflict within seconds.
  6. Learn to create a sense of community, connection & belonging amongst diverse groups.

Registration

RSVP here.  Please note that once you have RSVP'd for this event you will receive a link to register for the Zoom Webinar. You must complete this second step to gain access to the event link.

      About Lee Mun Wah


      Lee Mun Wah is an internationally renowned Chinese American documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian folk teller, educator, community therapist, and master diversity trainer. He is the Executive Director of StirFry Seminars & Consulting, a diversity training company that provides educational tools and workshops on cross-cultural communication and awareness, mindful facilitation, and conflict mediation techniques.


      His first documentary film, Stolen Ground, about the experience of Asian Americans, won honorable mention at the San Francisco International Film Festival. His most famous film about racism, The Color of Fear, won the Gold Medal for Best Social Studies Documentary and in 1995, Oprah Winfrey did a one-hour special on Lee Mun Wah’s life and work that was seen by many. His latest film, If These Halls Could Talk, was just released in 2013. The film’s focus is on college students and their experience with racism and other diversity issues in higher education. Thousands of people from government and social service agencies, corporations and educational institutions have taken Lee Mun Wah’s workshops and partnered with Stirfry Seminars & Consulting on their diversity initiatives.

      • 1984 San Francisco State University M.S. Counseling
      • 1971 San Francisco State University M.A. Special Education/ Teaching Credential
      • 1969 San Francisco State University B.A. Child Psychology

      More about Lee Mun Wah. 

      Above image taken from Lee Mun Wah's Ted Talk

      Location 
      Zoom Webinar - please make sure you register to the webinar with the link provided in your confirmation email.


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      Redwood Empire Chapter CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs. Redwood Empire Chapter CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. 

      • Disability Accommodation: To request an accommodation for a disability, please email therapy@recamft.org.

      • Refunds: Refunds may be requested up to 7 days before the event by contacting therapy@recamft.org. No refunds are given beginning 7 days prior to the event. If a member cannot attend the event due to a mandatory evacuation or Public Safety Power Shut-off the day of the event, they can request and receive a refund with verification of address.

      • CE Certificate: You must attend the entire presentation and complete a post test and an evaluation to receive your CE credit certificate. At the conclusion of this educational event, after confirming attendance, an email with a link to the test and evaluation form will be sent to all attendees who attended the online event. Once you complete and submit your evaluation, you will have immediate access and be able to print or save your CE Certificate. This course meets the qualifications for 3.0 hrs of continuing education (CE) credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences

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