Use your NASW username and password to log into the Social Work Online CE Institute. Your current registrations are available in your account once you log in. Forgot your NASW Username/password? Click here to reset. If you need to create an NASW account, click here.
You must select a location to proceed.
There was a problem adding this course to your account. Please try again in a few minutes. If the problem persists, you can contact our support department at (877) 880-1335.
Working with LGBTQ clients and their families requires social workers to be aware of multiple ethical codes and cultural competency standards. Practitioners frequently address issues around transphobia, homophobia, gender identity, religious or spiritual beliefs, sexuality and income disparities. These often impact both our clients and ourselves. This workshop will cover applicable ethical and cultural competence standards, definitions of gender, gender identity, sex, and sexuality, confidentiality considerations, language usage and best practices.
Identify specific ethical considerations with LGBTQ clients.
Understand the difference between sex, sexuality and gender.
Learn the impact of implicit bias.
Identify particular confidentiality and informed consent considerations.
Identify LGBTQ resources that support best practice.
Specialty Practice Sections
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
(Self Study) Engaging and Working with the Hard-to-Reach Client
(Self Study) Ethical and Legal Issues in Social Work: Consistency and Conflict
(Self Study) Understanding Evaluation Assessments for Gender Affirming Treatments
(Self Study) Behavioral Ethics: A Lens to Examine Ethical Challenges in Social Work Practice
(Self Study) Ethics in Private Practice: Pitfalls and Possibilities
(Self Study) Improving Equity: Working with Rural LGBT Individuals
(Self Study) Intersectionality of Black Lives: Advancing a Conversation of Blackness in Learning Spaces
(Self Study) Nice is Not Enough: Interrupting Systemic Bias in your Practice
(Self Study) Workplace Inequality and Effective Ways to Cultivate Equity and Inclusion
(Self Study) Family Therapy During a Global Pandemic
(Self Study) Food and Eating Unwrapped: Knowledge to Help when a Client Struggles
(Self Study) Challenges and Complexities of Cultural Competency in Social Work Practice