Workshops & Courses

If you would like to pay by check or Purchase Order, please email
JenniferKap@CarePlusNJ.org to register.

Identifying & Addressing Microaggressions in the Workplace - $40

Lorelle Holway, LCSW, Giesel Girona, MSW & Thurmond Gillis Jr., LAC

February 10 | 10am-12pm

This course will provide participants with an introduction to Microaggressions by presenting the history of the term, while also identifying of the various types of microaggressions. Participants will explore examples of everyday occurrences of microaggressions, and attain a better understanding of their impact. The course will also cover the difference between intent and impact and facilitate a discussion on how the impact of microaggressions can have serious psychological and workplace consequences.

  • 2 – NBCC Clock Hours for Professional Counselors
  • 2 – CE’s for NJ Social Workers (Social/Cultural)

Toxic Stress: Impact of Racism, Bias and Prejudice on Youth - $40

Presented by Ashley Morolla, LPC

April 28 | 10am-12pm

This training will review practice recommendations that have been suggested to reduce cognitive, behavioral and health harm that toxic stress provokes. The goal is to establish a better understanding of the problems that arise from the many dimensions of bias, prejudice and racism, while also offering various solutions for immediate action.

  • 2 – NBCC Clock Hours for Professional Counselors
  • 2 – CE’s for NJ Social Workers (Ethics)

Post Traumatic Growth and Secondary Traumatic Stress - $40

Presented by Jennifer Velten, LPC

May 19 | 10am-12pm

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, helping professionals experience their own trauma and the cumulative trauma of the clients they serve at an ever increasing and heightened level. Beyond the pandemic, we know that working with trauma survivors and being exposed to their traumatic experiences impacts us on an individual basis. In this workshop, strategies for promoting self-awareness and self-care will be presented as well as simple, reliable tools for assessing and identifying signs of vicarious trauma and burnout for the clinician.

  • 2 – NBCC Clock Hours for Professional Counselors
  • 2 – CE’s for NJ Social Workers (Clinical)
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