October 18th: Understanding the Culture of Poverty
Date: 10/18/2017 9:00:00 AM
Course Length: 03:00:00 hours
Event Capacity: 40
Location: Project Harmony
The purpose of this training is to educate about the perspective of those who live in poverty. This session will discuss strategies to increase skilling and knowledge related to the culture of poverty, raise our individual and group awareness about biases as it relates to poverty and enhance the understanding of children and families to assist in strengthening interactions.
- Recognize the differences in the usages of languages
- Understand the differences in behaviors
- Learn the differences between generational and situational poverty
This training meets the requirements for 3 CEUs
(Continuing Education Units) for social workers and Licensed Mental Health Professionals in Nebraska and Iowa.