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CCDA Fall Conference 2018

  • 10/26/2018
  • 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
  • Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd, Arvada, CO
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  • Does not include Lunch

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CCDA Fall Conference

Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice in Career Development

Friday, October 26, 2018

8am to 3:45pm 

Join your career development colleagues in Colorado for presentations and round table discussions to learn and engage each other around this important topic

Featuring Key Note Speaker 

Dr. Marian Higgins

Career services professionals are on the front line and must be equipped to appreciate the diversity of clients while also understanding and addressing the challenges they face relating to inclusion and equity in the workplace.

Dr. Higgins will reveal skills and strategies to:

  • Support clients in identifying and pursuing their career goals and aspirations 
  • Recognize ways to modify the delivery of career services to reflect inclusivity of all clients
  • Advocate for clients in search of equitable workspaces
Afternoon Speaker and Table Talk Topics:

Dr. Jessica Gonzales

Multicultural Competence in Counseling:  What We Know and Ways to Help Us Progress

 Table Talks (Choose 2 of 5 to attend)

Unapologetically Me: Navigating Authenticity at the Workplace - Kyla Hines

Supporting Undecided Students with Disabilities - Jennifer Crandall, Evan Kravitz, Pamela Starks

Professional Dress, Inclusion, and Oppression - Katie McCue

Empowering Students to embrace their culture as a professional - Erica Hines

International Students: Teaching Cultural Norms for Career Readiness - Wendy Winter-Searcy and Lisa Clark


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