AASP offers webinars on a quarterly basis, providing valuable education on a wide range of topics by experts in the field. These are also available for on-demand purchase & viewing if you miss the live presentation. Credits toward CMPC re-certification can also be earned by participating in AASP webinars.
Red Pill, Blue Pill: Decoding the Matrix of Cultural Diversity and Inclusion
Thursday, December 14, 2017
12:00 pm Eastern
11:00 am Central
10:00 am Mountain
9:00 am Pacific
Session Length: 75 minutes
Leeja Carter, PhD, Long Island University-Brooklyn
Kensa Gunter, PsyD, CMPC, Private Practice, Atlanta, GA
This webinar is designed to help participants think more critically about diversity and inclusive practice in their applied sport and exercise psychology work. Information about the benefits of attending to cultural diversity, challenges to inclusive practice, and ways in which attendees can become more culturally attentive will be discussed. Facilitators will share personal examples in their ongoing journey toward culturally inclusive practice. Participants will also learn about the new required Diversity and Culture criteria in AASP's CMPC certification program.
- Define the inclusive practice.
- Discuss the difference between diversity, social justice, and inclusion.
- Identify the barriers that hinder multicultural and ethical sport and exercise psychology practice.
- Identify methods for increasing cultural awareness and knowledge.
This program is under review for 1.25 hours of CE to partially meet the re-certification requirement for Certified Mental Performance Consultants (CMPC).
Register online by Tuesday, December 12.
You can attend an AASP webinar from your home or office. All you need is an internet connection. You can see the presentation slides on your computer or mobile device, and listen to the audio through your device, or call in with a phone. Registrants will be provided with login information the day prior to the session. The webinar will also be archived for those who wish to watch it at a later date.
About the Speakers
Dr. Leeja Carter received a Master’s degree in Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a Ph.D. in Kinesiology with a concentration in the Psychology of Human Movement from Temple University. Dr. Carter is passionate about women’s wellness particularly among women of color. In 2015, Dr. Carter created the PEAK Program at LIU-Brooklyn: an all-in-one program that combines research, applied sport psychology practice, and student training for the LIU and Brooklyn communities. Dr. Carter identifies as a feminist sport psychology practitioner with her work addressing historical and contemporary representations of Black women's 'strength', culturally sensitive health and sport psychology approaches for people of color, and gendered racism in sport. She coordinates the AASP Women in Sports Special Interest Group (SIG), sits on AASP's Foundation and Finance Committees, is a member of several AASP SIGs, and is the former chairperson of AASP’s Diversity Committee.
Dr. Kensa Gunter is a licensed psychologist and a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC). Through her Atlanta based private practice, she provides culturally informed individual counseling, individual and team-based sport psychology services, and consultation services to various local organizations. Dr. Gunter received her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Sport & Exercise Psychology from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona. She completed her internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the Counseling & Psychological Services center at the University of California, Davis. Dr. Gunter also holds a M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University/Phoenix, a M.A. in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, and a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Georgia. Dr. Gunter serves as a member of the AASP Diversity Committee and was the Regional Conference Coordinator for the 2017 AASP-HBCU Conference. She was previously a member of the Certification Review Committee and most recently served as a member of the Interim Certification Council (ICC). She is also listed on the United States Olympic Committee Sport Psychology Registry.
Webinars are 75 minutes; Virtual Conferences are 3 hours. To claim CE credits for an archived webinar, email us with the name of the webinar after you watch.
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