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Cultural Competency
 

Target Audience:

  • Professionals who provide direct health-related or social services to multicultural populations.
  • Staff and leaders of local/state health departments and agencies/organizations that provide health care or social services to multicultural populations.
  • Individuals with interest in improving their ability to work with culturally diverse populations. 
  • Individuals with interest in learning strategies to improve cultural competency within an organization.


Learning Objectives:

          At the end of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Explain why cultural competency matters in health care and social service encounters.
  • Discuss how one's own cultural orientation can impact interactions with culturally diverse individuals.
  • Identify strategies to enhance communication with diverse populations.
  • Identify strategies to assess and improve cultural competency within an organization.

 

 

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