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Event date: 6/13/2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Export event
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Getting into Neurodiversity: How to Start and Where to Go

In Partnership with NASW-IL

Getting into Neurodiversity: How to Start and Where to Go?

Date: Monday June 13th, 2022, from 12:00 to 1:00 PM CST
Speaker: Amanda Besinger, MS, MSW, LCSW
Description: Neurodiversity is a word that's garnered a lot of recent attention in the field, yet many social workers are still unsure about what it is and how to implement this anti-oppressive perspective into their current work. From an inside view of lived experience, this introduction to neurodiversity will help you speak to what neurodiversity is and learn new ways to better support your clients. This presentation will offer current research, practical tools, new insights and further questions to explore, giving you the resources you need to ground, challenge and guide your continued learning in this exciting and necessary aspect of social work.
Virtual Platform: Zoom


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