Cultural and Linguistic Competency and Appropriate Service Standards: LIVE WEBINAR SESSIONS

Mon Jul 18, 2022

Live Webinar Sessions: Invitation Only - Password Required

Session 1: Cultural and Linguistic Competency

July 18, 2022 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PST) | 3 CEUs


Participants will learn about what culture, cultural awareness and cultural identity means. The module will focus on understanding what cultural and linguistic competency means and will identify what bias means, types of biases and the importance of knowing your own biases. Finally, participants will learn about strategies and ways they can improve cultural and linguistic competency in their practice.

Session 2: Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Service Standards

July 18, 2022 | 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (PST) | 2 CEUs


Participants will learn about the 15 National Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Service (CLAS) Standards. Participants will be provided each standard and examples of what that looks like in practice. There will be discussions around why CLAS is so important in healthcare. Finally, participants will identify ways they can embed CLAS standards into their individual and organizational practices.

Presented by:
Beverly Burton, M.S; Jana Borden DCFS; Char Frost NVPEP; and Kindra Berntson NVPEP

This training is approved for CEUs by the following professional organizations:


  • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)*
  • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)

*CASAT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6492. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CASAT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.


  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.


Start Date Register
  • July 18, 2022 | 9:00 am PDT