Human Trafficking: Modern-Day Slavery and Clinical Implications for Mental Health & Substance Use

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Saturday, October 1st, 2022

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST

Cost: $47

Live & Interactive Webinar!

Includes Presentation Slides PDF!

Provides for EBT/PSY Training.

Course Level: The course was developed for social workers, addictions professionals, and other mental health professionals at all the beginning and intermediate practice levels.

Target audience: Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialists, Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselors, Certified Clinical Supervisors.

NCASPPB Approved for up to 3 hours of continuing education

NBCC ACEP # 7091, CE Training Workshops has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #7091. Programs that do not qualify are clearly identified. CE Training Workshops is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. CE Training Workshops designates this continuing education activity for 3 continuing education hours.

CE Training Workshops is officially on file with NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) as an Approved Education Provider #211428. CE Training Workshops is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. This course will provide for 3 CE hours.

ADACBGA #2021-03-001 approved for 3 continuing education hours.

CE Training Workshops LLC, #1770, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE Training Workshops LLC maintains responsibility for this course.  ACE provider approval period: 08/02/2021 – 08/02/2022.   Social workers completing this course receive 3 continuing education credits.

In this webinar, we will discuss theoretical and conceptual frameworks that offer a range of perspectives on human trafficking that depends on the understanding of this complex social problem. We will examine the ecological and intersectionality perspective as it ties together poverty, gender, prostitution, undocumented workers, and unpaid migrant workers. Finally, we will review case studies based on real trafficking cases worked by social workers and law enforcement along with the ethical implications.

Learning Objectives:

Explain the various types of Human Trafficking and explore NC statistics.
Identifying Human Trafficking: Know the signs
Explain & demonstrate the term “The Weaponization of Drugs & Human Trafficking”
Identify the main concepts of risk factors for physical health, mental health & substance use
Determine & implement evidence-based treatments for caring for the trafficked client
Assess the ethical challenges & review recommendations for those who treat them

Meet Your Facilitator

This series is led by Shannon McCabe, MA, LCAS, CCS, CCJP, CPS who is a multi-discipline masters level professional. Shannon is a Durham native. Her undergraduate degrees are in sociology and criminal justice. Shannon also has her MA in Forensic Psychology as well as a graduate certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling.  She started her career in education and worked for many years with gang-involved youth. Shannon also provides Clinical Supervision for aspiring Alcohol & Addiction Counselors and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialists.

After transitioning from education to full-time mental health, Shannon spent many years working with adolescents and adults struggling with severe and persistent mental illness, and/or substance use disorder, and chronic homelessness. Shannon offers over 20 years of experience working with these vulnerable populations. Shannon also believes in and strongly supports harm reduction initiatives as well as being an ally in the fight to ensure that our most vulnerable populations are treated with dignity and respect in their journey in recovery.

In her spare time, Shannon rehabilitates wildlife and believes strongly in the healing impact of animals in the therapeutic setting.


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