Implicit Bias training is an important first step in understanding the complexities of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in healthcare. This course will cover the current research on Implicit Biases and what interventions organizations can do to combat and dismantle Implicit Bias.
This course was created to meet the requirement for Implicit Bias Training for individuals licensed by the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) Bureau of Professional Licensing, though information in it is relevant to all states. This course uses Hyvor Talk to facilitate discussions between the presenters and participants to fulfill the interactivity requirement for implicit bias training for Michigan licensees.
Course created on December 14, 2022
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Foundational Knowledge, 06038; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-976274; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Education And/or Research
- After this presentation participants will be able to identify unconscious or implicit bias.
- After this presentation participants will be able to use 3 interventions to reduce implicit bias at the organizational level.
- After this presentation participants will be able to describe 4 attributes of web content accessibility guidelines.
|5-20 Minutes||A review of implicit bias including literature review|
|20-40 Minutes||Organizational or macro-level interventions to reduce implicit bias|
|40-55 Minutes||Web accessibility its contribution to reducing implicit bias|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion and Summary|
DSW, MEd LAPSW
Dr. Katrinna Matthews earned a Doctor of Social Work from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul MN, a Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN, and a Master of Education in Counselor Education from the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS. Dr. Matthews earned a certificate in Diversity and Inclusion from Cornell University, and is a Licensed Advanced Practice Social Worker (LAPSW) in the state of Tennessee, with over 15 years of social work experience. Dr. Matthews has worked with diverse patient populations in a variety of settings, ranging from child welfare to in-center hemodialysis. Her passion is social work education, trauma, and medical social work, especially as it relates to bringing awareness to health disparities and ultimately closing the health gap.
Continuing Education Manager
Anna Smith earned a Master of Audiology at Rush University in Chicago, IL, and a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI. Anna has 6 years of experience working in the field of Audiology, primarily working in Intra-Operative Monitoring. She currently is a Continuing Education Manager at Continued and has spent the last 15 years working in the field of education with Allied Health Professionals. She earned an additional certificate in 2022 to explore her passion for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion work.
Director, Educational Technology
Leigha Jansen, Ed.D., CCC-A has been an audiologist for nearly 20 years and is also a graduate of the Fischler School of Education at Nova Southeastern University. Leigha’s research interests focus on the use of simulation technologies and gaming in CSD higher education, as well as effective continuing education methodologies for adult learners. Leigha is the Director of Educational Technology for Continued and an adjunct faculty member at Concordia University in St. Paul, MN.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com, a Continued site.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
Course participation information
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 06038. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Foundational Knowledge Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Directly Related to OT (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Education and/or Research Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.