Clinical Supervision Monthly Learning Communities: Intercultural Supervision (February 2023)

11:00am - February 7, 2023 thru 12:00pm - February 7, 2023 | Timezone: US/Central
Great Lakes ATTC
Registration Deadline: February 7, 2023
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The Great Lakes A/MH/PTTC is offering this training for individuals working in HHS Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI. This training is being provided in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders.



Challenges building rapport can exist in cross-cultural supervision in the substance use disorders profession. Topics covered in this presentation include overcoming mistrust in cross-cultural supervision, helping supervisees feel appreciated, how to discuss differences, how to address microaggressions and intersectionality.



  • Six strategies to overcome barriers to trust in cross-cultural supervision
  • Have discussions of differences in cross-cultural supervision
  • Address microaggressions in clinical supervision
  • Address intersectionality in cross-cultural supervision



This training includes 1 NAADAC continuing education credit. CE certificates will be emailed to all participants who attend the training in full.    



Trainer, Mark Sanders


Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC, is the Illinois State Project Manager for the Great Lakes ATTC, MHTTC, and PTTC. Mark is a published author, trainer, educator, and mentor, as well as the founder of the Online Museum of African American Addictions, Treatment, and Recovery and the co-founder of Serenity Academy of Chicago, the only recovery high school in Illinois. Mark is the 2021 recipient of the NAADAC Enlightenment Award, recognizing his outstanding contributions to the field.