Using narrative therapy with Black clients helps with negative portrayals in media. This session will discuss the impact of media on the Black culture, identify techniques that clinicians can use to ethically and culturally support Black clients, and discuss methods to advocate for Black clients related to media and news.
Attendees will learn about the impact of negative stereotypes portrayed in media and cinema to the Black culture.
Attendees will learn how to use narrative therapy techniques to recreate healthy stories to promote optimal growth and development for Black clients.
Attendees will learn how to serve as an advocate on the meso and macro level for and with Black clients who have felt historically oppressed through the use of media.
Assistant Professor in Counselor Education and Supervision Program,
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology