Ethnicity, Identity and Racism (Adolescents Cert)

Can be taken as an individual course or as a part of:

Approved by the British Psychological Society for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

1 day 12:00pm – 2:00pm 2 CPD hours

Course Brief

This two-hour lunchtime bite-size course on ethnicity, identity and racism in adolescents, which is a common issue that is both challenging and distressing for young people, families and professionals, and can be taken on its own or as a part of the BPS Approved Certificate in CBT for Working with Adolescents. The Certificate is designed to enable delegates to apply CBT to a range of common adolescent problems important to both practitioners and their clients. Each module gives a background on the topic, combined with practical implications and strategies.

The issue of Ethnicity, Identity and Racism is a common mental health issue for adolescents, that is both challenging and distressing for young people, parents and staff.

This module combines essential background information on the area as well as tips, strategies and practical treatment plans and strategies. The focus is on 2nd and 3rd wave CBT ideas as well as evidence based “tips” from other therapeutic approaches, such as MI, SFT, REBT and others, specifically to address process issues such as motivation and communication difficulties which can often arise when working therapeutically with adolescents.

Learning Objectives and Outcomes:

  • Delegates will understand the concept and nuances of ethnicity and race.
  • Delegates will understand how issues of ethnicity and racism may impact young people’s mental health.
  • Delegates will learn about child developmental frameworks when working within the parameters of ethnicity and racism.
  • Delegates will learn how to use culturally responsive therapeutic tools in order to feel empowered and bring issues of ethnicity and racism to the forefront of their clinical practice.
  • Delegates will understand common issues that arise in therapy and how to address them appropriately.

Who is the course for?

Psychologists, Therapists, Counsellors, Coaches, OTs, SLTs, Dieticians, Physiotherapists, Nurses, Doctors, Arts Therapist, Substance Misuse Workers, Social Workers, Probation Officers.

Duration of the module: 2 hours

CPD Hours: 2

Modality: Integrated CBT

Time: 12.00-14.00

Attendance: in person or watching as a recording

Special offer: Book 5 for the price of 4 (book 4 get 5th free) - call the office to take advantage of this offer 01825 763710

Learning Objectives and Outcomes:

  • Delegates will understand the concept and nuances of ethnicity and race.
  • Delegates will understand how issues of ethnicity and racism may impact young people’s mental health.
  • Delegates will learn about child developmental frameworks when working within the parameters of ethnicity and racism.
  • Delegates will learn how to use culturally responsive therapeutic tools in order to feel empowered and bring issues of ethnicity and racism to the forefront of their clinical practice.
  • Delegates will understand common issues that arise in therapy and how to address them appropriately.

Completion of any 5 two-hours modules leads to receiving of a Certificate and Accreditation in CBT for Working with Adolescents, Level 1.

Completion of any 10 two-hours modules leads to receiving of a Certificate and Accreditation in CBT for Working with Adolescents, Level 2.

Completion of any 15 two-hours modules leads to receiving of a Certificate and Accreditation in CBT for Working with Adolescents, Level 3.

Completion of all 20 two-hours modules leads to receiving of a Certificate and Accreditation in CBT for Working with Adolescents, Level 4.

Overall Certificate and Accreditation is awarded upon the completion of all 4 levels.

Certificates of Accreditation are available upon request from info@sds-seminars.com

Course Tutor

Dr Hasan Waheed
Clinical Psychologist

Dr Hasan Waheed is a Clinical Psychologist and has worked with children, adolescents and families from diverse ethnic backgrounds across the North West and East of England.