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Workshop series for aspiring psychologists to enhance socio-cultural competence and foster sensitivity. Gain practical skills and knowledge for working with diverse clients and being inclusive in practice. Interactive sessions offer an intersectional framework for a well-rounded learning experience.

Workshop Series on Affirmative Competencies and Integrating Diversity in Therapy (30 hours)

Take your skills to the next level with our 30-hour workshop series, designed to enhance socio-cultural competence and foster sensitivity in aspiring psychologists.

Through experiential learning, you’ll gain practical skills and knowledge essential for working with a diverse range of clients and being inclusive and affirmative in your practice. Our interactive sessions offer a thorough understanding of how to apply an intersectional framework in practice, encompassing a wide array of themes for a well-rounded learning experience.

Topics Covered

Intersectionality: Embracing Diversity

Delve into how gender, race, class, and other intersections of social identity influence the therapeutic process. Embrace an inclusive, ethical, culturally sensitive approach. Build expertise in intersectionality and cultural competence to foster equitable, socially-conscious practice.

Social Skills Training: Effective Communication and Relationship-Building

Learn to enhance interpersonal abilities crucial for effective communication and relationship-building. Focus on developing active listening, empathy, assertiveness, and conflict resolution skills in clients. Gain practical techniques for facilitating social skills in diverse client populations, promoting healthier social interactions and improved mental well-being.

Queer Affirmative Therapy: Advocating for the Queer Community

A lens that affirms the queer community and advocates for them. A pinnacle for Karma Care’s beliefs and missions. There will be an elaborate discussion on gender and sexuality and how we can be queer-affirmative in our practice.

Workplace Diversity and Inclusion: Fostering a Culture of Respect

Understand the significance of fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. Explore strategies to promote equity, respect, and collaboration among employees of different backgrounds. Learn practical approaches to address unconscious bias, implement inclusive policies, and create a culture where everyone feels valued and empowered to contribute.

Pleasure and Kink Affirmative Therapy: Empowering Sexual Well-being

Explore therapeutic approaches that affirm and support clients’ diverse expressions of pleasure and kink. Develop an understanding of sexual diversity, consent, and ethical considerations in kink practices. Learn to create a safe, non-judgmental space for clients to discuss their experiences and desires, fostering sexual well-being and empowerment.



Jul 01 - 31 2024


Monday - Wednesday
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm




Karma Care
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