Workshops

Racial Justice in Social Work Practice

ID: 4230WEB

This webinar explores the topic of racial justice and how it relates to social work. We will engage in conversations about racial justice work that help to foster authentic engagement with social work staff, community providers, and clients and their families. The webinar will allow participants to use what they know about racial justice and equity to further build understanding and agreement. You will learn which facilitation tools to use when you are faced with a hot button issue or other challenging situation and how to lead conversations about race with presence, grace, and authority.


Fee: $60.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 3.00 Social/Cultural

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Instructor: Qur-an Webb, MSW
Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET
Location: Zoom (Interactive Webinar)
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Webinar Objectives

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• Discuss the impact of the work with families and how it relates to race, racism, diversity
• Discuss how biases and discriminatory practices effects families
• Explore strategies to help improve our work with the children and families served

Webinar Outline

6:00 pm Welcome/Introduction
6:10 pm Instructor Introductions and Webinar Objectives
6:20 pm Equity vs Equality; Systemic Structural Racism; Environmental Racism, Implicit Bias & Microaggressions
7:30 pm Identity; Cultural Awareness; Privilege
8:50 pm Conclusion/Q&A

Target Audience

Social Workers and Allied Health Professionals

Content Level

Beginner - Advanced

Webinar Completion Requirements

To earn CE credit, social workers must log in at the scheduled time, attend the entire course and complete an online course evaluation. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 10 business days of course completion.

System Requirements

  • Operating Systems: Windows XP or higher, MacOS 9 or higher, Android 4.0 or higher
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher, Google Chrome, Firefox 10.0 or higher
  • Broadband Internet connection: Cable, High-speed DSL & any other medium that is internet accessible.

About the Instructor

Qur-an Webb, MSW, is the Director of Operations at Welcome 2 Reality, LLC. He has been in the social work field for over 20 years. He is the Connecticut Chapter Lead for Media Literacy Now which focuses on education around media literacy. In this role, he was instrumental in getting Public Act No. 15-94 and Public Act No. 17-67 passed in Connecticut which now mandates school systems to educate the safe use of social media and computer programming instruction and create an advisory council must be was created related to digital citizenship, internet safety, and media literacy. He also works as an independent contractor and is an adjunct instructor. Qur-an is the vice president of the Association of Black Sports Officials. In this role, he advocates for the rights of and opportunities for Black sports officials and pushes for equality among officials. He also provides training and professional development opportunities domestically and internationally for the company.

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