September 19th: Understanding the Culture of Poverty

Event Description

Date: 9/19/2018 9:00:00 AM

Course Length:  03:00:00  hours

Location:  Project Harmony, 11949 Q Street

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.
Participants will:

  • 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. 


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