NACSW Publications

Audio File - Practitioner-Identified Barriers to Outreach with Black Churches
Kimberly Hardy
Podcast. | Date Posted: January 19, 1483 | Date Recorded: October 18, 2013
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Abstract:   Practitioners have identified a number of barriers that affect their willingness and ability to successfully engage with the African-American faith community. Most significant were issues of race and a personal lack of religious knowledge. This hesitance to engage with the Black Church can have devastating consequences for practice with African-American clients and communities. This workshop presents various strategies to support social work practitioners' engagement with the Africa-American faith community.

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