This course is free.  

Expiration: 10/31/2022

Course Description

This recording will increase participant’s knowledge of the importance of embodying cultural humility as a life-long practice. Participants will learn the three dimensions of cultural humility and how to model cultural humility in practice.


Dr. Valerie Ekue

Target Audience

All Healthcare professionals

Learning Outcomes

After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Define culture, cultural identity, cultural competency, cultural humility, and cultural safety.
  • Recognize the difference between culture and personality; between tendencies and stereotypes.
  • Identify dynamics of power and privilege when working with survivors of IPV.
  • Discuss cultural humility as a practice of trauma informed care.
  • Operationalize the steps of cultural humility and examine cultural biases.

Length of Course

60 minutes


Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is an accredited provider of Nursing Professional Development by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 1.0 contact hour

Respiratory Care Practitioners: 1.0 clock hour will be awarded by Upstate AHEC, an approved provider of continuing education for respiratory care practitioners by the SC Board of Medical Examiners.

Social Workers: This program has been approved for 1.0 clock hour of non-social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Counselors and Therapists: This program has been approved for 1.0 hour of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

Others: This educational offering provides 0.1 CEU (1.0 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.