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March 1st & 2nd, 2019

Save the date for a new two-day workshop!

Intercultural Empathy and Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Workshop 
with optional icEdge Assessment and Cultural Values Profile

12 CE hours for mental health professionals will be available.
This workshop is primarily for mental health professionals, but people in related fields (e.g., education, healthcare) and graduate students interested in this topic are also welcome.
Download the Save The Date Card →

*Please note, re: discrepancy on the Save The Date Card, I have added an additional assessment (CVP),
and made them both optional.


  • Cheryl was the second keynote speaker for the Oregon Psychological Association’s Annual Conference in May 2018.

  • She presented on CQ at the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication (SIIC) in July 2018 (evening session).

  • Cheryl was the speaker for the Partners in Diversity, Breakfast for Champions program in July 2018.

  • She was the invited speaker for the Oregon College and University Suicide Prevention Program in August 2018.

  • Cheryl was the morning speaker for the Oregon Counseling Association’s (ORCA), “The Culturally Informed Counselor” event in November 2018.

Lewis & Clark Events

Graduate School of Education & Counseling: 
The Center for Community Engagement
(Continuing Education)

Saturday, October 13, 2018 (6.5 CEUs or PDUs)

Talking About Race and Racism:
A Developmental and Integrative Approach
Information about Race & Racism workshop →
Interview with Cheryl about L&C workshop →

Saturday, May 18, 2019 (6.5 CEUs or PDUs)

Intercultural Communication:
Critical Understandings for Effectiveness
Information this workshop →

Portland United Against Hate Workshops
at Lewis & Clark (No CEUs)

Information about L&C’s PUAH workshops →

March 24th, 2018

“I’m Scared and Angry”:
Using Neuroscience and Intercultural Skills to Engage Effectively

May 19th, 2018

Connecting Across Differences:
Moving Beyond Hate, Indifference, and Tolerance with Intercultural Communication

This project is supported by the City of Portland, Office of Neighborhood Involvement and Office of Management and Finance, Special Appropriations for Portland United Against Hate. The content is solely the responsibility of the grantee and does not necessarily represent the official views of the City of Portland.