October 19 Chapter Meeting
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Diversity and Communication in the Workplace
Cheryl Bristor-Wilson, LCSW, CADC, CEAP
Cheryl Bristor-Wilson, LCSW, CADC, CEAP is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience working with families, children and employees. Currently, she practices in Chicago, IL where she is the Clinical Director for a union based Employee Assistance Program. She was previously an Adjunct Faculty with City Colleges of Chicago. Ms. Bristor-Wilson has a private practice; CDB & Associates, which specializes in training, mediation and counseling.
Ms. Bristor-Wilson has a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Illinois in Chicago, IL and holds Bachelor’s of Art Degrees in Psychology and Sociology from Dominican University in River Forest, IL.
She has presented numerous training's on various topics such as Compassion Fatigue, Stress Management, Financial Management, Working with Difficult People and Working with Multiple Generations. Her experience and style of humor in her presentations make her a knowledgeable and skilled seminar instructor
This training will address the importance of diversity in the workplace. The value of accepting others’ differences. How we ourselves are part of the diversity of the world, the need for acceptance and understanding As our communities and workplaces become increasingly more diverse, understanding the perspectives of diversity will be an important requirement for relating to members of the workforce community We need to learn to embrace the differences between people to prevent supporting prejudicial stereotypes and discrimination.
1. Understanding Diversity:
2. Understanding Stereotypes:
3. How diversity impacts my workplace, my caseload, relationships at work, and my client interaction
4. Signals you send others
8:30-9:00 am: Networking
**CEU Certificates given out upon completion of the program**