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The Accountable Clinician: Sitting with culture and power differentials in therapy

Identity is a complex and multifaceted construct. In this lecture, Dr. Carmen Crosby will explore ways that the context of culture creates inherent power dynamics, which influence actual and perceived power within the therapeutic alliance. Dr. Crosby will encourage us to deepen our therapeutic work by considering specific elements of identity affecting our clients and ourselves. Finally, Dr. Crosby will present ways to leverage power imbalances in session, illustrating the applications of this approach with examples from work with survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Details

Date:
March 5, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
http://cls.unc.edu/culture-and-power/

Organizer

The Jordan Institute for Families
Phone:
919-843-2455
Email:
jordaninstitute@unc.edu

Venue

UNC School of Social Work
Tate-Turner-Kuralt Building - 325 Pittsboro St #3550
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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