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Professional Intercultural Training & Development | Portland, Oregon


Cheryl Forster, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist

# 971.266.3638

Intercultural Training & Assessment Services

Areas of Focus for Intercultural Work

Events in the Community

Please see links below & check back for future updates.


Workshop for Mental Health Professionals
Qualifies for required Oregon Cultural Competency CE credits

Can we all be different and still in this together?:
Using Intercultural Communication to engage with difference.
Saturday, February 24th, 2018
9:30 am to 5:00 pm (6 CE hours)

Click here for Community Workshop Flyer

To register go to Eventbrite link:

Registration for 2/24/18 workshop

Or pay by check to avoid processing fees; must be postmarked by January 20th (note: your name & email address).

There is a $50 non-refundable deposit included in the fee. And there are no refunds for cancellations two weeks prior to the event.

Licensed mental health professionals: Continuing Education (CE) credit for this program is awarded by Commonwealth Educational Seminars.

Click here for CE Information PDF

Lewis & Clark's Graduate School of Education & Counseling The Center for Community Engagement -- Continuing Education

Intercultural Communication: Critical Understandings for Effectiveness
Saturday, October 15, 2016 (7 CEUs or PDUs)

Talking About Race and Racism: A Developmental and Integrative Approach
Saturday, October 14, 2017 (7 CEUs or PDUs)


Powerful tools for growth: individuals, groups, or organizations

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) · IDI LLC

Intercultural Communication Edge (ICEdge) · ICEdge LLC

Intercultural Effectiveness Scale (IES) · Kozai Group

Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory (ICS) · Hammer Consulting LLC

Cultural Values Profile · Cultural Intelligence Center, LLC

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) · CPP

Individual Supervision

Psychologist Residents

Registered with the Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners

Contact Dr. Forster for additional information.

Areas of specialty: individual adult psychotherapy, attachment from an interpersonal neurobiology perspective, stress, trauma, intercultural communication, and racial/ethnic diversity issues.

Cheryl Forster, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Intercultural Trainer

Cheryl Forster, Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist

Crossing and building bridges takes courage, curiosity, and compassion.

Education & Experience

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SIIC Informed Consent PDF

SIIC Release of Information PDF

Mailing Address: 1819 SW 5th Avenue, Suite #197, Portland, OR 97201

Note: Location of events and services vary

Fax #: 503.473.8519

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