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Working with Non-Binary Identified Clients by Finley Terhune

  • Fri, June 07, 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Rancho Cordova City Hall, 2729 Prospect Park Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
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Topic:  Working with Non-Binary Identified Clients
  Finely Terhune
Sponsored by: 

Date:  Friday, June 7, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00PM
Location: Rancho Cordova City Hall,
2729 Prospect Park Drive,
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 (map)
Room: American River North

Doors Open at 9:00AM
Networking starts at 9:00 AM

It is the goal of SVC-CAMFT is to ensure that we have an environment that is conducive to learning for all of our attendees so we ask that at our events\workshops not to wear scented products.  Thank you.

This program will benefit LMFT, LPCC, LEP and LCSW licensees and pre licensees by gaining the ability to understand and deconstruct sociocultural understandings and expectations of gender and sex, and how these premises/biases may show up in work with non-binary identified individuals. How to observe, identify, and modify our own process and naturalized assumptions around these things.

Includes: Breakfast and meets the qualifications for 2 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Sacramento Valley Chapter of California Marriage and Family Therapists (SVC-CAMFT) CAMFT CEPA CE Provider #62279 is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor Continuing Education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs. SVC-CAMFT maintains the responsibility for the program and all its content.  CE Credit will be awarded after the completion of the course via email in exchange for a completed course evaluation form.

No CEs will be awarded to persons arriving late or leaving early. Partial CE credit will not be awarded. 
Workshop Information:

Working with Non-Binary Identified Clients is designed to introduce a basis of practical, applicable knowledge for direct service providers to be able to competently serve transgender and/or gender non-conforming clients who identify as non-binary. Includes basic practices to increase gender-related competency and safety in your practice and work as a whole, as well as the opportunity to ask more specific questions related to situations or wonderings a clinician has had come up in their own work or life.

9:00 am Registration Starts
9:00am - 9:45am - Networking
9:45am - 10:00am - Announcements
10:00am - 11:00am
- Lecture
11:00am - 11:10am - Group Discussion
11:10am - 12:00pm -
noon - Workshop Ends

Learning Objectives:
1.     Understand the importance of names and pronouns, and be able to implement at least two basic strategies in any future work
2.     Understand the basics of gender as a spectrum and as separate from sex, and be able to demonstrate this understanding using intentional language
3.     Identify at least three common misconceptions about working with non-binary identified individuals

Presenter Bio:
Finley (they/them/their) is a non-binary identified licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, who spent the past several years training under - and then alongside - Dr. David Nylund in the areas of Narrative Therapy, transgender and queer issues, and Queer Informed Narrative Therapy specifically. They work in a variety of areas and with many populations, though trans youth (especially under ten) are some of their favorite. Other areas of specialty include self harm, trauma experienced in the mental health system, consensual non-monogamy, and BDSM/kink.

Early registration ends Thursday, May 30, 2019 Early registration rates:
2019 Licensed, Associate or Affiliate Member of SVC-CAMFT or a local chapter of CAMFT: $20
2019 Pre-Licensed Member of SVC-CAMFT or a local chapter of CAMFT: $15
Non-Member: $30

Starting Friday, May 31, 2019 rates:
2019 Licensed, Associate or Affiliate Member of SVC-CAMFT or a local chapter of CAMFT: $25
2019 Pre-Licensed Member of SVC-CAMFT or a local chapter of CAMFT: $20
Non-Member: $35

Registration Ends Wednesday, June 5, 2019
No Walk-in Registration unless announced.  

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