A Learning Program for Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Professionals
This learning program provides comprehensive information about implicit bias and how it contributes to racial disproportionality in the NYC child welfare and juvenile justice systems. Participants will deepen their understanding of implicit bias and its impact on institutional racism and structural inequity. Learners will practice strategies to reduce implicit bias to enhance equitable decision-making.
This course is designed for direct service staff and supervisors in child welfare and juvenile justice.
Prior to attending this course, learners are required to have completed:
Once enrolled in the course, learners will complete:
Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion.
The New York City Administration for Children’s Services is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0402. This course is 6.5 contact hours/0.65 CEUs. CEU credit is contingent upon completion of all course components.