Description

Color Blind?
A Conversation on Race in Medina County

Presented by Leadership Medina County
April 27, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The Galaxy, 201 Park Center Dr, Wadsworth, OH 44281
 
$35 per person
Active Alumni Receive $10 Discount at Checkout
CEU Credit $50 per person
 
  • 2.5 hours Continuing Education Credit is available for Social Work, Counseling, Nursing by Reciprocity, and CPA's.

  • This activity has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio commission on Continuing Legal Education for 2.0 total CLE hour(s) attorney professional conduct instruction.

  • Pending Ohio Psychological Association approval this seminar will provide 3 CEs in ethics/cultural competency/professional conduct

 
 
 
Dr. Tameka Taylor
Compass Consulting Services
Speaker
Facilitator
 
Pedro Barnes ’11
J Dog Junk Removal & Hauling
Panelist
Michaele Tisevich Reynolds
Permanent Family Solutions Network
Panelist
Reverend Cornell Carter
MSBC Akron
Panelist
Mayor Ron Falconi
Mayor of Brunswick
Panelist
Open dialogue is vital to successful communication. Be part of this community conversation on race in our county. Learn and apply useful principles and skills in conversations with varying opinions, high stakes, and strong emotions. Engage in crucial conversations with four racially diverse panelists.
 
Did you know most Americans have an automatic preference for white over black? Find out your preference HERE – choose the Race IAT test. Anonymously tell us your results HERE. We will share the group results at the event.
 
Participants may optionally read the book Crucial Conversations by Al Switzler, Joseph Grenny, Kerry Patterson, and Ron McMillan in advance to enhance this learning experience.
 
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  1. Improve understanding and communication between racial and ethnic groups
  2. Tools for attorneys, social workers, nurses, counselors, CPAs , teachers, and others to speak persuasively, not abrasively, about high-stakes, emotional, or controversial topics
  3. Foster teamwork and better decision-making
  4. Examine the complexities of race in Medina County
  5. Learn about how businesses are intentionally recruiting a diverse workforce
CPE Information
  • Participants will earn 2.5 CPE credits
  • Field of Study: Personal Development
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advanced Preparation: None
  • Delivery Method: Group Live
Refunds and Cancelations: Requests for refunds must be received in writing by April 20, 2017 and will be subject to a cancelation fee. No refunds will be granted after April 20, 2017. For more information regarding refund, complaint, and/or program cancelation policies please contact our offices at 330-721-7118.
 
Leadership Medina County is registered with the Accountancy Board of Ohio as a sponsor of continuing professional education. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:www.nasbaregistry.org.
 
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