Webinar 2017-302: Diversity in Financial Therapy

DATE RECORDED: April 7, 2017

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Information about this webinar: 

  • Diversity is a broad topic. This webinar will provide a primer supporting the idea that a systemic approach to recognizing and appreciating the myriad ways in which clients experience the world can help you better serve their needs. Deepening understanding of the nuances of perspective and action embedded in races, genders, social classes, or any intersection thereof other than our own, is an ongoing and rewarding endeavor. Ultimately, competence and sensitivity to diversity is not an end goal in itself, but rather a practice towards an ideal1
    • AFC® - Application has been approved for one (1) hour of AFC® credit.
    • CFP® - Application has been approved for one (1) hour of CFP® credit.
    • Mental Health CEUs  Application has been approved for (1) hour of LMFT, LMHC, LCSW credits through the Florida Board.
  • Target Audience: This webinar is designed primarily for experienced practitioners in both of the following fields of practice and in academia:
    • Financial Professionals
    • Mental Health Professionals
  • Cost: $30 Non-members, $15 Members, $10 Student Members
  • Levels: This session is best suited for bachelors, masters and/or doctoral prepared attendees.
  • At the end of this session, the Participants should be able to:
      • Understand Ecological Systems Theory in human development
      • Describe how issues of diversity are created, maintained, and challenged
      • Define key points of diversity (race, gender, social class, etc.)
      • Demonstrate critical thinking regarding implicit assumptions
      • Employ self-awareness and mindfulness
      • Demonstrate an increased level of comfort and openness with critical questioning ‘of others’ and ‘by others'

About the Presenter - Alycia (Ally) DeGraff, MS, LMFTA

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Alycia DeGraff, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate, Secretary for the Financial Therapy Association, and doctoral student at the University of Georgia in Human Development and Family Science with an emphasis in Family Therapy. She currently works as a program therapist at a residential treatment center for substance abuse and dependency in Austin, Texas.

There are two steps to claim your certificate. (1) Complete the evaluation here. Certificates will be emailed to you within two weeks. (2) Email the FTA Office with notification of completion of evaluation and what CEUs are requested. Be sure to include the webinar number in the subject line.