Beyond 101: Negotiating and Utilizing ‘Self’ in Supervisory Relationships: Intersections of Culture and Power

This course is designed to help practitioners understand the cultural and power dynamics inherent to the supervisory relationship. We will explore research that illuminates the need to better understand the potential challenges and opportunities resulting from cross-cultural supervisory practice.

Learning Objectives

After completing this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Process identity development with other participants in terms of how this informs their work
  • Distinguish theoretical information about interculturalism and power and its correlation to practice
  • Experience models of practice and personal narrative that serve as tools for engaging difference

Clinical Clock Hours

This workshop does not include clinical content.

Virtual Workshop

This workshop meets via Zoom. Registered participants will be sent a link to the Zoom event along with materials approximately three days prior to the workshop.

Related Certificates

This workshop can be applied toward CPT’s Certificate in Clinical Supervision and fulfills some of the educational requirements for Board Approved Supervisor or Approved Supervisor renewal.

Questions?

Please contact Center for Practice Transformation at transform@umn.edu with any questions.

Learning Objectives

After completing this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Process identity development with other participants in terms of how this informs their work
  • Distinguish theoretical information about interculturalism and power and its correlation to practice
  • Experience models of practice and personal narrative that serve as tools for engaging difference

Clinical Clock Hours

This workshop does not include clinical content.

Virtual Workshop

This workshop meets via Zoom. Registered participants will be sent a link to the Zoom event along with materials approximately three days prior to the workshop.

Related Certificates

This workshop can be applied toward CPT’s Certificate in Clinical Supervision and fulfills some of the educational requirements for Board Approved Supervisor or Approved Supervisor renewal.

Questions?

Please contact Center for Practice Transformation at transform@umn.edu with any questions.

About the Presenter

Christina Haddad Gonzalez, MSW, LICSW

Director of Student Support Services at Richfield Public Schools

Christina Haddad Gonzalez is the Director of Student Support Services at Richfield Public Schools where she is responsible for the oversight of school social workers, outreach workers, and guidance counselors. Support services partner deeply with schools and parents to support academic achievement for all students. Previously, Christina was the Senior Program Director at the Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ) and also worked at Washburn Center for Children managing the school based mental health program for Minneapolis and Bloomington Public Schools.

In addition, she served with The Family Partnership for 10 years, first as an in home and play therapist for six years and was then appointed Director of In-Home Services. Christina is also a Community Faculty at the University of Minnesota in the School of Social Work and serves on their Advisory Council. Christina is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW). She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota in Child Psychology and Spanish/Portuguese—and obtained her master’s degree from the University of Minnesota in Social Work.

Pricing and Registration

Registration is on a first come basis and enrollment is capped to ensure a personalized learning experience. The presenter has designed the course to include a robust and engaging mixture small group discussions, role plays, modeling and case studies.

Individual Registration

Registration will close three days prior to the start of the event. Cancellations can be made up to 14 days before the event at no charge. Cancellations requested 13 days or less before the event will be charged 50% of the workshop fee. No refund will be offered for cancellations made less than a week in advance.