Since America is growing more diverse, cultural awareness has become more vital for day-to-day success. Discover four strategies that will help you develop a mindset that will facilitate a culturally-sensitive environment both personally and professionally, regardless of your work setting.
Course created on August 13, 2020
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Foundational Knowledge; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Not Directly Related To OT (MS), Not Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-711167; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to identify four strategies that can be utilized to generate a culturally-sensitive mindset.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the origins and manifestations of implicit biases and ways they can be mitigated.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the necessary steps to transform culturally-insensitive thinking.
|5-10 Minutes||Multicultural America - Statistics|
|10-20 Minutes||Strategy #1|
|20-30 Minutes||Stategy #2|
|30-40 Minutes||Strategy #3|
|40-50 Minutes||Strategy #4|
|50-60 Minutes||Action Plan|
Esther Clervaud, EdS, is an author and educational consultant in South Carolina. She has taught in both primary and secondary education in Florida and South Carolina. As a former educator, she created and implemented several events to increase cultural awareness, self-esteem, student learning, and engagement. As a result, community support improved and student achievement flourished.
In addition to being trained through Cornell University's Diversity and Inclusion program, Esther has gained experience through working with diverse populations and data-driven research. She currently uses her knowledge to facilitate professional development around the nation educating professionals in various fields and expertise. Esther has published over 15 cultural resources - including, but not limited to, books and curricula - and consults organizations on strategies for increasing cultural awareness and sensitivity in their workplace. Her printed resources are presently utilized in several organizations and school districts across the nation.
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