Cultural Competency for Rural Communities

by Pam Tindall, C.P.P. & the Rural Network

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Virtual Training for Rural Network Members

Explore cultural competency from a rural perspective, and create a plan for meaningful community engagement.

 

Description:

Explore cultural competence from a rural perspective. Learn new tools for enhancing the effectiveness of your prevention initiatives and for crafting cultural competence goals and processes for your strategic plans.

This four-session training opportunity for members of the Rural Network will earn participants up to 6 CEUs as we explore this exciting work together and discover how these concepts play out specifically in rural areas.

 

Objectives:

By the end of the four 1.5 hour training sessions, participants will have:

  • Defined key terms including diversity, culture, cultural competency, cultural humility, and related skills in the context of rural settings
  • Gained an understanding of the five levels of community engagement, and applied the levels to achieving their community’s prevention goals
  • Developed a strategic plan to engage diverse community sectors in culturally relevant prevention

 

Trainer:

Pam Tindall, C.P.P.
Possibilities, Consulting

 

Tuesday April 26, 2022

2-3:30 p.m.

Objectives:

In this 1.5 hour virtual training session participants will:

  • Receive overview of four-session program, and why a rural lens on cultural competency is necessary
  • Define key terms including diversity, culture, cultural competency, cultural humility, and related skills in the context of rural settings
  • Conduct exploratory conversations around rural cultural competency

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Tuesday May 10, 2022

2-3:30 p.m.

Objectives:

In this 1.5 hour virtual training session participants will:

  • Learn the five levels of community engagement
  • Discover how the levels of engagement relate to cultural competency

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Tuesday May 17, 2022

2-3:30 p.m.

Objectives:

In this 1.5 hour virtual training session participants will:

  • Develop a plan for engaging diverse stakeholders through a lens of cultural competency
  • Complete an action plan for your organization or community to implement that will engage diverse stakeholders

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Tuesday May 24, 2022

2-3:30 p.m.

Objectives:

In this 1.5 hour virtual training session participants will:

  • Understand the CLAS Standards system as it relates to your organization or coalition
  • Perform an assessment of your organization through the CLAS lens
  • Create a plan for your organization to implement using the CLAS Standards system for engagement

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