Online Courses

ACA285 - Counseling African-American Males: Post Ferguson


Credits: None available.

Standard: $32.00
Members: $22.00

Description

*Counselors requiring New York State approval must contact ACA upon completion to obtain customized CE certificate

Description:
The presenter discusses being an African-American male (who is both a federal law enforcement officer and a counselor) counseling African-American males. He paints a picture of the history of Africans, and African-Americans in this country from slavery through the tragedies in Ferguson, Philadelphia, Florida, and Baltimore. Mr. Spann goes on to discuss various aspects of counseling the youth within this community. He expands on issues of micro-aggression, resiliency, and law enforcement.



Objectives:

  1. Summarize the basic tenets of the Counseling African-American Males: Post Ferguson Podcast
  2. Discuss trauma (PTSD) within the African American Community, and the overall impact it has on African American males
  3. Discuss issues of micro-aggression, resiliency, and law enforcement

Author(s):

  • Rufus Tony Spann, CEO of You in Mind Psychotherapy and Consultation, Self-Employed

Category: Podcast

Credits

  • 1.00 - Clock Hours
  • 1.00 - NBCC
  • 1.00 - CRCC
  • 1.00 - Ohio Hours
  • 1.00 - New York Hours

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