about Psychotherapy & Race:
Voices of Others
a program of
The Center for
the Study of Race, Ethnicity and Culture
School of Psychiatry
Education credit hours available, if you
in need of a few more this month.
Founding Members of the Center will lead this
Nettles, PhD, CGP is a psychologist in
independent practice, a faculty member of the National Group
Psychotherapy Institute of the WSP, and a member of the Board of
Directors of the American Group Psychotherapy Association.
Berry Edwards, PhD
is a professor of Social Work at Howard University, a
practicing psychotherapist, and a member of the Board of WSP.
Venus Masselam, PhD is therapist in
private practice and is member of the WSP faculty of the
Psychotherapy with Older Adults program.
10:00 Welcome, Lenore Shapiro, Director Washington School of
Introduction to Key Concepts, Reginald Nettles, PhD
11:15 Beyond Cultural Competence: Cultural Intelligence in
Cross-Cultural Clinical Encounters, Janice Berry Edwards, PhD
Moderated Discussion, Michael J. Stiers, PhD
12:30 Facilitated small group discussion
1:45 Brown Bag Lunch
Introduction by Janice Berry Edwards, PhD
4:15 Facilitated small group discussion
4:45 Plenary and close
program will provide didactic and experiential approaches to
understanding the concepts of race, ethnicity and culture; introduce
the concept of cultural intelligence as defined by Janice Berry
Edwards, PhD in her most recent paper, Cultural Intelligence for
Clinical Social Work Practice; and include a viewing of Black
Psychoanalysts Speak, the documentary directed by Basia Winograd
and based on interviews during the 2012 Institute for Psychoanalytic
Training and Research conference. Morning and afternoon facilitated
small group discussions will provide opportunities to delve more
deeply into the complex issues and ideas offered to the whole group
during the featured presentations.
will be able to:
race, ethnicity and culture.
the differences between cultural competence and
the concept of cultural intelligence to clinical practice.
what is meant by the term "micro aggressions".
Who Should Attend
workshop is intended for psychologists, psychiatrists, social
workers, psychiatric nurses, licensed professional counselors,
marriage and family therapists, physicians, medical students, and
other graduate students.
Location and Time
Washington School of Psychiatry,
5028 Wisconsin Ave NW #400,
Washington DC 20016
Saturday July 25, 9AM-4:45PM
Current WSP Members
Current WSP Students
If you have questions about registration, call the
School at 202-237-2700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cancellations and Refunds
Refunds will be made for cancellations received at the
School office in writing at least 10 days before the seminar date and
are subject to a non-refundable administrative fee of $50.
School of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological
Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The
Washington School of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its
The School is
approved by the Social Work Board of the State of Maryland as a provider
of continuing education for social workers in DC, MD, VA and WV.
The School is a National
Board for Certified Counselors-Approved Continuing Education Provider,
ACEP #6388, and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet
NBCC requirements. The School solely is responsible for all aspects of
The School is accredited
by MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society to provide continuing
medical education for physicians.
designates each session for 6 AMA PRA Category I
Credit(s)™ stated above. Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Commercial Support and the Unlabeled use of a commercial product. No
member of the planning committee and no member of the faculty for this
event have a financial interest or other relationship with any commercial
The Washington School
of Psychiatry is an independent non-profit organization. It is not
affiliated with the government of the District of Columbia or the
government of the United States.