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Cultural and Linguistic Competency Summit 2017

Thursday - March 23, 2017 at 4:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

Presented by the Cultural and Linguistic Competency Committee of the Joint Council for Children and Adolescents

Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

Spirit Communications Park
1640 Freed Drive
Columbia, SC 29207



  • Increase professionals’ capacity to effectively address cultural differences among diverse children and families
  • Equip agencies and organizations to develop protocols for providing culturally appropriate child and adolescent services and ongoing assessments of their cultural climate
  • Strengthen the agency’s and organization’s ability to identify and address cultural issues and trauma
  • Develop strategies to maintain the agency’s/ organization’s commitment to diversity
  • View culture and differences from a strength-based perspective
  • Identify and eliminate barriers to cultural competence

CEUs Available:

5 Continuing Education Contact hours will be offered

Up to 2 Social Work hours approved for the following workshops:

  • Advancing Cultural Competence by Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Culture of Poverty- Its Influence on Success
  • Assessing Need for Interpreters and Working Collaboratively to Address Communication Needs among Families in a Clinical Setting”
  • Dynamics of Family Engagement


REGISTRATION: Visit the Cultural and Linguistic Competency Summit 2017 Registration page via Eventbright.



Click to download the Workshop Description-CLC 2017 list.

Click to view the CLC Summit 2017 Brochure


Thursday - March 23, 2017
4:00 am - 12:30 pm
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