With hate and hate crime on the rise again in Canada and worldwide, this general session will define and discuss various aspects of Jewish identity and will address misunderstandings and implications for social work practice. It will also address the conflation of antisemitism and anti-Zionism and help learners understand what may or may not be antisemitic.
In this webinar, participants will:
- Learn about the challenges of putting theory and policy into inclusive practice
- Gain practical strategies to create safe spaces in educational settings and workplaces to address these sensitive issues
- Be introduced to cases and topics that participants may want to explore further
12:00pm to 1:30pm – Webinar and Q&A (recorded)
1:30pm to 2:00pm – Optional discussion (NOT recorded)
This Webinar is FREE for Ontario Registered Social Workers (RSW), Registered Social Service Workers (RSSW) and Students of Social Work and Social Service Work Programs. Please note: If you are not an RSW, RSSW or student of these programs in Ontario, you may still attend but will be charged a nominal fee of $30.
When ASL interpretation is required, please indicate the preference in the registration form. The incorporation of ASL interpreters will depend on availability.
NOTE ABOUT REGISTRATION QUESTIONS:
OASW is committed to inclusion and promoting a diverse range of identities, experiences, perspectives, and voices across all areas of the Association. As such, the registration contains some optional questions that are intended to assist us to better understand our social work community and ensure that our work is reflective of the diverse membership of OASW and our profession.