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Adaptability for Life LLC –Sponsor in Woodburn OR
Cultural Competency Classes for Health Care Professionals
Deb Marinos MS, CRC Instructor
Deb Marinos
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                             Small, Interactive, and Supportive

            Cultural Competency Classes for Health Care Professionals

Continuing Education Class Schedule 

Oregon Health Authority - OHA approved FOR 4 hours CCCE for Health Care Professionals: LPC, LMFT, LCSW, CRC, OT, PT, LMT, Dentist, Chiropractor, Audiologists, Speech/Language Pathologist, EMS provider, Home Care Worker  and more. 

It is your responsibility to check with licensing board rules for your eligibility for CE credits.

Click HERE to REGISTER FOR CLASSES 

  

 Understanding Diversity of Legal Blindness, Its Impacts and Solutions – Part One: Basics

 

Don’t get caught unprepared for your clients who are legally blind. They often don’t look blind, and yet may be unknowingly harmed by your lack of awareness. Gain practical experience with vision loss simulation exercises. Practice asking culturally appropriate questions. Learn how to provide emotional support. Discover easy, low cost strategies and resources to connect well. Register and learn how to be more effective and accessible in your therapeutic work.

4 Hours Ethics or Cultural Competency CE   $125

 

Woodburn, Oregon          Monday, June 18, 2018                9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Monday, July 16, 2018                 9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Saturday, August 11, 2018         9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Monday, September 10, 2018    9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Saturday, October 6, 2018          9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Monday, November 5, 2018        9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Woodburn, Oregon          Saturday, December 1, 2018      9:00 AM – 2:15 PM

 

 

 Class Format: The classroom environment is setup so the participants can add their knowledge and questions in a safe space.  Experiential exercises, real world experience and on topic case studies make the material understandable and allow practical application to your professional practice. Each class brings opportunities to expand knowledge in the  interactive learning environment.

 

Class registration fee is payable before or at class in cash, check or credit card. Purchase Orders will be accepted with prior notification. Refunds will be granted with 24 hours notice by email of not being able to attend. Registration are transferrable. Please email your phone number to setup credit card payment ahead of time if that works better for you.

As class size is limited, please be respectful of others by letting us know as soon as you know that you will not be able to attend. 


Classes can also be taught at your workplace. 
Customized training for specific needs is available. 
  

Other future possible class topics include:

Understanding Diversity of Legal Blindness Part 2: Deeper Into Impacts

Understanding Diversity of Legal Blindness Part 3: Deeper Into Solutions

 

Communication strategies with persons experiencing both hearing and/or vision loss

Tips for reducing fatigue for persons experiencing multiple disabilities

Tips for rehabilitation of the person experiencing both hearing and/or vision loss
Emerging technologies which open doors for people with a variety of disabilities to live and work successfully. 



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