Professional Development Topics: Cultural Diversity

Title IV-E Program offers free training to San Francisco Human Services Agency staff who work with youth in foster care, group home staff, foster family agency staff, and foster parents in San Francisco.  

Most classes can be offered at an agency’s site on weekdays, evenings, or Saturdays with a minimum of 8 guaranteed participants attending the training.  Agencies can select topics that are currently offered or request new workshops.  Our faculty can customize workshops that fit your agency's needs.

For eligibility questions and more information about scheduling classes, please contact Lynne Towe, Title IV-E Project Director at 415-267-6570 or email

To register for Title IV-E classes:  Email  Call 415-267-6523 if you have questions about a scheduled class.

California Board of Behavioral Sciences CEU Provider # 3002

Beyond Cultural Competence: Interplay of Culture, Class, Race, & Ethnicity

Cross-Cultural Issues in Child & Adolescent Development

Cultural & Religious Diversity / Valuing Cultural Diversity

Cultural Competency in Work with Youth

Cultural Competency: Developing Clinical Competence in a Multicultural Context

Cultural Competency: Working with Multi-Ethnic Backgrounds

Culture & Trauma