Course Description

In this course, Dr. Sulayman Clark explores the hidden history of freed Africans in the United States.

CE/Professional Development Credit(s): 1

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe methods for utilizing the narratives of enslaved Africans for healing.
  2. Apply techniques for building resiliency through the reading of narratives written by formerly enslaved Africans.

Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Length: 64 minutes

Format: Asynchronous (self-paced)

Obtaining a CE/Professional Development Certificate:

In order to obtain a CE/Professional Development certificate, you must complete all sections of this course, score 80% or more on the quiz (multiple attempts are provided) and, fill out a satisfaction survey.

Note: The video lesson, quiz, and evaluation are formatted into separate sections. While your progress is saved after completing each section, the system will require you to complete the entire section again if you stop in the middle.

Conflict of Interest:

There are no known conflict of interests for this program.

Continuing Education Approvals & CEUs

Homestudy CE's are approved nationally via the American Psychological association and the National Board of Certified Counselors.

CE Credits | 1 Core | Psychologists

CE Hours | 1 Core | Counselors

Social Work, School Psychology & Marriage & Family Therapy

The live virtual version of this workshop was originally approved by ASWB & NASP nationally in states that accept CEs granted by these accrediting bodies. This homestudy course is consistent with related hours. Please check with your state licensure board for rules.

CE Hours | 1 | School Psychologists

Clock Hours | 1 | Social Work

Contact Hours | 1 | LMFT’s

Sulayman Clark, PhD

Sulayman Clark is currently a guest lecturer at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. Born in Philadelphia, he is an alumnus of Cheyney University and subsequently earned the Master of Arts degree from Stanford University and a doctoral degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) in the area of educational administration, planning and social policy. Portions of his doctoral dissertation were required reading in HGSE’s core course in the history of American education. He is a former Teaching Fellow at Harvard and served as the Director of the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Field Placement Office.

Ifetayo Ojelade, PhD

Dr. Ifetayo Ojelade is a Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Professional Counselor, and Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) with an interest in assisting people to heal in order to take their careers and personal lives to the next level. As an expert in trauma recovery, Dr. Ojelade works with healthcare, legal, and safety professionals to manage secondary trauma in the workplace. She also has a particular interest in women leaders of color in high stress roles.

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