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Training Title:
Gender Competency: An Introduction What Does It Mean?

Clock Hours: 3

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to: • Define generally current usage of the terms, “sex” and “gender” • Identify at least 3 differences in how women and men behave as “gendered people” and how such knowledge might impact treatment recommendations • List areas of knowledge important to “gender competence” • Critique a proposed criteria set for “gender competence”, identifying implicit assumptions about needed knowledge that may actually limit gender competence

The goal of this course is twofold: • To get you thinking about gender competence and the breadth of information and perspective it requires of you • To provide you with examples of information in different areas of a person’s functioning that might make you see the value of a gender perspective as a behavioral health provider. Keywords: Gender, gender competence, gender competency, sex, discrimination, stereotyping, women, men, oppression, feminist, women’s studies, women’s issues, feminism, inequality, power relations, sexual, group processes, group dynamics, substance abuse, addictions, Skypek

Approval Bodies

  • Association of Social Work Boards Approved Continuing Education (ACE)
  • CAADE - California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators
  • California Association of DUI Treatment Programs
  • California Board of Registered Nursing
  • California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP)
  • Connecticut Certification Board, Inc.
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • Florida Board of Psychology
  • Florida Dept. of Health (Board of Social Work, Marriage & Family, Mental Health Counseling)
  • Illinois Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association, Inc. 03/20-22 (T)
  • NAADAC, National Association for Addiction Professionals
  • National Board for Certified Counselors
  • Ohio Board of Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board 2022
  • Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board 2022
  • Pennsylvania Certification Board
  • Professional Development

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