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Boise State University
Ctr. for Professional Development
220 E. Parkcenter Blvd.
Boise, ID 83706-3940
The Certificate in Macro Practice for Refugee Services is offered to both undergraduate and graduate students. It will prepare students with the specific knowledge and skills to work in refugee serving agencies as supervisors, managers and policy advocates.
The Certificate in Graduate Clinical Practice in Refugee Services is offered to graduate students and clinical practitioners in the community wishing to serve refugees as mental health clinicians. The course will prepare students with particular knowledge and skills required for this healing work with refugees.
Note: These certifications are also offered for credit through Boise State University. Please contact Kathy Tidwell at 426-5937 if you want more information.
This course will explore a variety of programs serving refugees including looking at the statutory foundation for programs, the funding and the services. Grant writing and fundraising challenges for refugee serving agencies will also be covered. Lastly, knowledge and skills specific to supervising staff and volunteers serving refugees will be integral to the course.
Wednesday nights, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., January 23, 2013 through May 15, 2013.
This course introduces students to the need for culturally sensitive physical health and mental health services for refugees and the importance of working collaboratively across health care systems. Students will also be introduced to different clinical models for mental health services for refugees and will develop beginning clinical skills tailored for this population.
Thursday nights, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., January 24, 2013 through May 16, 2013.
Individuals working in Human Service Programs where refugees would be seeking services would benefit from attending these courses. This includes:
Boise State University Center on Main in the Alaska Center in Downtown Boise, Idaho
$425 for each of the classes.
Participants are responsible for obtaining materials (available at the Boise State Bookstore).
Center for Professional Development, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, ID 83706-3940
Phone: (208) 426-1709
Reviewed: October 16, 2012