Free CE Live Teleconference Fall 2020 for Substance Abuse practitioners and clinicians; Healthcare professionals; Mental Health professionals. Rate all levels: Entry level, Experienced Level, Supervisory Level. Presented via Zoom teleconference.


“Cultural Competency Through the Professional Lens”

Join us for a FREE CE Live Teleconference via Zoom on TBA, 2020 A moderated question and answer session with the presenters will follow.


Event Details:
Date Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
Time: 12:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Zoom Meeting ID: 914 5723 9800



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Agenda:
12:45 PM – Welcome and Introduction – Marc Wurgaft, LCADC, LCSW, Executive Director, The Counseling Centers
1:00 PM – Presentation – "Cultural Competency Through the Professional Lense” Part 1: Jennyfer Pierre, LPC, LCADC, ACS & Marc Wurgaft, LCADC, LCSW
2:15 PM – Break
2:25 PM – Presentation – "Cultural Competency Through the Professional Lense” Part 2: Jennyfer Pierre, LPC, LCADC, ACS & Marc Wurgaft, LCADC, LCSW
3:30 PM – Question and Answers with the Presenters
4:00 PM – Program Evaluation, Certificates emailed upon completion of the survey


Learning Objectives:

To be able to define Cultural Competency
To describe the role of cultural competency in the treatment process
To differentiate between professional self and personal self
To list 4 examples of self-care

Target Audience: Substance Abuse practitioners and clinicians; Healthcare professionals; Mental Health professionals


Content Level: All levels: Entry level, Experienced Level, Supervisory Level


Instructor Biographies:
Jennyfer Pierre, LPC, LCADC, ACS
Jennyfer earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from College of St. Elizabeth and her master’s degree in Counseling and Education from Seton Hall. She has worked in all levels of care in substance use and mental health treatment since 2008.


Marc Wurgaft, LCADC, LCSW, CCS
Marc Wurgaft, originally began his career as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist 40 years ago. Since then he has founded New Directions Alcoholism and Substance Abuse and Dr. Helen May Strauss Clinic of YCS. Marc joined TCC in 2016 as Executive Director


Amount & Type of CE Credit Offered:
3 Clinical CE Credits, 3 Substance Abuse CE Credits
Social Workers: We have applied for consideration of 3 credits through the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)’


Registration Deadline:
Monday, October 26, 2020


Cancellation Policy:
Please email Marc Wurgaft at mwurgaft at thecounselingcenter.com or call 973-852-8430


Information for requesting accessibility accommodations:
Please email Marc Wurgaft at mwurgaft@thecounselingcenter.com or call 973-852-8430


Course Completion Requirements:


To complete this course attendees must remain to the end of the training, and hand in a completed Conference evaluation form to the administrative staff at the completion of the training. Course completion certificates will be handed out by the administrative staff at the end of the training upon receipt of a completed Conference Evaluation.


For further information, please contact Marc Wurgaft at 973-852-8430 or by email mwurgaft at thecounselingcenter.com


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