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Sexual Violence is often narrowly examined as an issue solely centering gender and violence. For BIPOC survivors, sexual violence has historically served as a tool to facilitate racism and other forms of oppression. This training will examine the intersection of sexual violence & racism. Participants will be provided with the critical tools for implementing anti-racism sexual violence intervention and prevention services specific to the needs of communities of color.

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Chandra Dawson, LISW, LCSW is a social worker with over 20 years of social work practice serving various marginalized populations primarily comprised of communities of color. She has years of organizational experience including crisis intervention, supervision, training, project management and senior leadership within organizations serving domestic violence and sexual assault survivors and numerous marginalized populations. She is the founder of The MACRO Project where she supports organizations in addressing the trauma-informed intersectional service and advocacy needs of individuals and communities.


Introduction                                                                                                                               (5 Minutes)

Participant Safety                                                                                                                     (5 Minutes)

Race & Racism                                                                                                                          (30 Minutes)

  • Definition of Race
  • Definition of Racism
  • Types of Racism

Relationship Between Race and Sexual Assault                                                                        (45 Minutes)

  • Intersectionality
  • Shared History of Sexual Assaults and Racism
  • Shared Trauma Impact of Sexual Assault and Racial Violence

 Break                                                                                                                                      (10 Minutes)

 The Trauma-Informed Anti-Racist Sexual Violence Framework                                            (60 Minutes)

  • Cultural Humility
  • Worker & Client Alliance
  • Micro & Macro Organizational/Practice Strategies 

Q&A                                                                                                                                     (20 Minutes)

Closing                                                                                                                                (5 Minutes)       

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the components of racism
  • Recall the relationship between racism and sexual assault
  • Recall micro and marco strategies to dually address sexual violence and racism
  • Explain the difference between cultural competency and cultural humility
  • Describe the difference between the historical and current definition of race
  • Explain intersectionality and the impact on serving BIPOC sexual assaults survivors
This presentation is open to:
  • Social Workers
  • Professional Counselors
  • Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioners
  • Other professionals interacting with populations engaged in mental health based services
This online class is offered at an intermediate level ,and is beneficial for an intermediate level clinician:
  • New practitioners who wish to gain enhanced insight surrounding the topic
  • Experienced practitioners who seek to increase and expand fundamental knowledge surrounding the subject matter
  • Advanced practitioners seeking to review concepts and reinforce practice skills and/or access additional consultation
  • Managers seeking to broaden micro and/or macro perspectives

    • CE You LLC #1573 is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE You LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period {valid_date}. Social workers completing this course receive {num_ceu} continuing education credits.
    • CE You! is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. CE You! maintains responsibility for this program..
    • CE You LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0437

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Participants will receive their certificate electronically upon completion of the webinar and course evaluation form.
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