Racism and Anti-Semitism: The Intersectionality of Jewish and BIPOC Identity



Racism and Anti-Semitism: The Intersectionality of Jewish and BIPOC Identity

Friday, July 14th, 2023

9:00am to  12:00pm ET


Presenter: Dr. Laura Quiros, PhD., LSW


NASW Other Chapter Member (Including NYC): $60

Non-Members: $75

NASW-NYS Student and Transitional Members: FREE

This workshop is approved for 3.0 continuing education credit hours for licensed social workers, licensed mental health counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists and licensed psychologists

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Workshop Description
How do we hold space for Racism and Anti-Semitism? How do we, as social workers, promote and embody the practice of solidarity? This workshop will unpack Racism and Anti-Semitism and engage participants in a discussion about building alliances and shared struggles. The presentation will explore intersecting identities and offer tools to more authentically engage in  social work practice. 


Learning Objectives

After the completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

   Describe the impact of race and culture on the supervisory/client relationship.
•    Explain how to manage personal feelings, attitudes and values in the professional helping process, within the context of social work values.
•    Identify implicit bias and the impact.
•    Describe ways to apply tools to better engage with clients from intersecting identities.

This workshop is approved for 3.0 continuing education credit hours.

NASW-NYS is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers (Provider ID #0014), licensed mental health counselors (Provider ID #MHC-0053), licensed marriage and family therapists (Provider ID #MFT-0037) and licensed psychologists (Provider ID #PSY-0088).

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Laura Quiros, PhD., LMSW is an Associate Professor of Social Work at Montclair State University. Her research and scholarly interests focus on the social construction of racial and ethnic identity and trauma informed care from a social justice lens. The common thread in her consulting, teaching and scholarship is elevating complexity and furthering the mission of social justice, including diversity and inclusion. Dr. Quiros also coaches and trains executive level staff across higher education, corporate, non-profits, and the fashion industry; to dig deep and intimately connect to diversity and inclusion. Some of this work involves gently pushing the boundaries of overcoming the resistance to diversity and inclusion work.



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July 14th, 2023 from  9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Event Fee(s)
NASW-NYS Member $0.00
NASW Other Chapter Member (Including NYC) $60.00
Non-Member $75.00
NASW-NYS Student and Transitional Member $0.00