Supervision: The Many Faces of Multicultural Competence (Jan 20-21)

Jan 20, 2023 08:30am -
Jan 21, 2023 05:00pm

Event Description

Supervision: The Many Faces of Multicultural Competence: Ethics, Awareness, Sensitivity, Humility, and Responsiveness

This course fulfills the training requirement mandated by the Virginia Board of Social Work to provide clinical supervision for LCSW candidates. The Virginia Board of Counseling updated their regulations for LPC and LMFT licensure, however, now stating: 

  • For LPC and LMFT licensure, your supervisor must hold an active, unrestricted license as a LPC or LMFT only, in the jurisdiction where the supervision is being provided. At least 100 of the supervision hours must be supervised by a LPC. **Previously approved supervisors who are substance abuse treatment practitioners, school psychologists, clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, or psychiatrists can provide supervision until August 24, 2017. 



Course Description:       

NASWVA presents a two-day Multicultural Competence Supervision workshop that specifically focuses on the theory, defining concepts and related intervention strategies that support mastery of individual and supervisory competence across different cultures. Included are critical cultural behavioral concepts and targeted supervision strategies designed to apply and guide successful multicultural supervision practice.


  • Day 1 will cover “Ethics Alive” concepts including

cultural sensitivity cultural awareness, cultural humility, cultural responsiveness and other essential multicultural components.

  • Day will focus on application of multicultural strategies in supervision including a brief overview of generational cohort cultural characteristics and their impact in supervisory relationships.


Both days will include didactic and experiential learning activities to enhance mastery and competency in multicultural supervision practice.


Learning Objectives:       Learning objectives for course participants include:


Throughout this course, attendees are expected to:


  • Understand the definition of difference beyond race, gender, ethnicity and sexual orientation.
  • Understand and distinguish between cultural competency, cultural awareness, cultural sensitivity, cultural humility, cultural responsiveness as different components of multicultural competence.
  • Understand and utilize the distinct concepts that define multicultural competence in supervision practice.
  • Engage in discussion and related group experiences that prepare for supervisory oversight of professional conduct and ethical practice.
  • Apply multicultural supervision practice strategies to enhance supervision processes and supervisee competence.

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, attendees will:

  •      Be able to apply the defining concepts that  identify multicultural competence across varying circumstances in supervision practice.
  •      Evaluate supervisees roles, performance & capacity to conceptualize and implement multicultural concepts in clinical social work assessment and intervention.
  •      Have earned three CE hours of ethics content applicable to Clinical Social Work licensure renewal.


Attendees will earn 14.0 Category I Contact Hours, including 3.0 Category I Contact Hours of Ethics.



  • Please plan to login by 8:20 am; Seminar is 8:30 am-5:00 pm both days.
  • This is a virtual training. An access code and a pdf of the manual will be sent to registrants the day prior to the beginning of the training.




Delores Dungee-Anderson, PhD, LCSW CTST, Professor


Registration Fees - CE certificate (emailed after training)

NASW Member    $275
Non-Member       $350



This will be a virtual training. Registrants will be sent an online access code and a pdf of the manual prior to the training.


Please plan to login by 8:20 am. The training begins at 8:30 am and ends at 5:00 pm each day.





If you choose the "Bill Me" option during checkout, please mail payment within 7 days of registering in order to hold your seat. You will receive a confirmation email with your purchase information following checkout; this will serve as your invoice, no other invoices will be provided.


Checks should be made out to NASW Virginia and mailed to:

4860 Cox Road, Suite 200
Glen Allen, VA 23060


If a registrant cancels more than 10 days before the event, a refund will be issued by check or credit back to your credit card, minus a 10% administrative fee.


If cancelation occurs less than 10 days prior to the event, no refund will be issued but you may request a credit towards a future training to be used within 1 year of the cancelation date. Call the Chapter Office (804-204-1339) to cancel within 10 days of the training. A request for credit may be granted at the discretion of the Executive Director in case of a documented emergency.



Individuals who require assistance under the ADA for participation in this training should contact NASW-VA at least 30 days prior to the start of the training.  Please call the Chapter office at 804.204.1339 to discuss your needs or any concerns with a member of the staff.  


Children under the age of 18 are not permitted into any NASWVA sponsored trainings or events, without prior written consent by the chapter. For special situations and/or circumstances, please call or email the chapter office.    

Event Type:Training
Early registration ends on Nov 08, 2022.
Regular registration starts on Nov 09, 2022 and ends on Jan 18, 2023.
Late registration starts on Jan 19, 2023.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 2 Days, 14 CE Hours
Member Fee: $275.00$275.00$275.00
Non-Member Fee: $350.00$350.00$350.00