Cultural Competence in Health and Human Services

The curriculum targets service providers, front line staff and interpreters. It covers three areas: healthcare, education and human services. The training is fun, highly interactive and provides practical tools for service providers.

The workshop consists of two half-day modules:

Module One: How to Work with an Interpreter

  • Language Access Requirements

  • Best Practices in Language Access

  • How to Work with Trained & Untrained Interpreters

Module Two: Cultural Competence in Health and Human Services

  • Requirements, Standards and Legislation for Culturally Competent Services

  • The LEARN Model for Culturally Competent Services

  • Developing a Cultural Competence Plan for Your Organization

This session will help your organization promote equal access to public and community services and reduce health and educational disparities. The curriculum is based on national standards for cultural and linguistic competence from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health. It’s also based on federal laws, national best practices and cultural competence training standards.

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Location: TBA
Deadline for registration and payment: TBA
Cost: $125

 

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Audiences for this training:

  • Health and allied professionals, including doctors and nurses

  • Mental health providers

  • Social workers

  • Front-line, clerical, human resources and support staff

  • Teachers, principals, reading specialists and other school staff

  • Staff in other education programs, from preschool to community and four-year colleges and universities

  • Bilingual employees and interpreters

  • Speech and occupational therapists

  • Victim services and child advocacy staff

  • Case managers

  • Government social services employees, such as income support specialists, caseworkers and child protective services investigators

  • Nonprofit staff in human and social services

  • Community action staff

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To register, email us at: training@propio-ls.com

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