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Decolonizing Training and Supervision Conference

9:00am - November 9, 2023 thru 4:00pm - November 10, 2023 | Timezone: US/Central
Mid-America MHTTC
Registration Deadline:




Deadline for application: Nov. 3, 2023 

Deadline for hotel room consideration: Oct. 20, 2023


Participants will learn more about the role of colonization and historical trauma in behavioral health training, as well as learn and define what it means to decolonize training and supervision. They will also examine the competing and conflicting worldviews of both supervisors and supervisees, experienced during training and supervision.


This event has a 20 person capacity. An application will be required and participants will be selected by the Morningstar team. Lodging accommodations are available on a limited basis the nights of November 8 and 9.


Presented By: Morningstar Counseling

Sponsored By: Mid-America Mental Health Technology Transfer Center



Decolonizing Training and Supervision Conference

November 9 & 10, 2023

Location: The Scott Conference Center, 6450 Pine St., Omaha, NE 68106



TARGET AUDIENCE: This accredited continuing education activity is designed for members of healthcare teams, psychologists and mental health providers.



  • Describe the role of colonization and historical trauma in behavioral health training. 
  • Define what it means to decolonize supervision and training. 
  • Identify ways to apply the supervision models in a culturally adapted manner and how this can impact health outcomes. 
  • Examine the power differentials that exist between supervisors and supervisees to identify practices that protect providers/trainees. 
  • Create your own collaborative supervision contracts highlighting cultural integration. 
  • Identify the roles and responsibilities as individuals and the healthcare team when supporting a trainee's experience over the year to adapt your clinic aesthetic, policies and procedures, language, and staff representation.







Jointly Accredited ProviderIn support of improving patient care, University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.







APA LogoContinuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs. This activity has been approved for 12.0 credit hours of continuing education credit.




Learn more about the series — Decolonizing Training and Supervision: Implementing a Culturally Responsive Model of Training