Skip to main content
Digital Recording

Anti-Racist Clinical Care Work at the Intersection of Two Pandemics

Average Rating:
Not yet rated
Gary Bailey, MSW, ACSW
1 Hour 06 Minutes
Audio and Video
Feb 23, 2023
Product Code:
Media Type:
Digital Recording
Never expires.


Discrimination, violence and the COVID pandemic…your BIPOC clients are caught in the middle of a collision of racial health disparities, overt racist and white supremacist activity, and an economic recession. It’s a crisis we must not ignore. In this recording, view Gary Bailey for a powerful opening session that shines a light on uncomfortable truths about how systems of oppression impact services to our clients and our roles as mental health professionals in promoting equity and addressing racism.


Planning Committee Disclosure - No relevant relationships

All members of the PESI, Inc. planning committee have provided disclosures of financial relationships with ineligible organizations and any relevant non-financial relationships prior to planning content for this activity. None of the committee members had relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies or other potentially biasing relationships to disclose to learners.  For speaker disclosures, please see the faculty biography.


This online program is worth 1.25 hours CPD.



Gary Bailey, MSW, ACSW's Profile

Gary Bailey, MSW, ACSW Related seminars and products

Gary Bailey, MSW, ACSW, has dedicated his life to social work and community advocacy as an unequivocal leader in the area of race and justice over his career. He is currently Assistant Dean for Community Engagement and Social Justice at the College of Social Sciences, Policy and Practice at Simmons University. Among is many activities at Simmons, he is the co-chair of the President’s Advisory Council on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. He was the Director of the Certificate in Urban Leadership Certificate Program and was the coordinator of the Dynamics and Racism sequence. In 2010, Dr. Baily was elected President of the International Federation of Social Workers, representing more than 90 countries and 746,000 social workers globally, becoming the first person of color to hold this post. He is also a past president of the National Association of Social Workers. Dr. Bailey has received numerous prestigious awards throughout his career including being named as Social Worker of the Year and a Social Work Pioneer by the NASW.


Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Dr. Gary Bailey has employment relationships with Harvard Medical School, Boston University and Simmons College. He receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Gary Bailey is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, Council on Social Work Education, and the Association of Black Social Workers.


  1. Appraise self-awareness of one’s own attitudes and beliefs regarding stereotyping, bias, and power-imbalances on client systems.
  2. Determine how inequities, diversity, difference, and systems of oppression impact clients’ life experiences and the provision of services.
  3. Apply skills and knowledge associated with cultural humility to help address inequity in care.


  • Stereotyping, bias and power-imbalances in client systems
  • How inequities, diversity and difference impact the provision of services to clients
  • Redressing power imbalances with cultural humility and a lifelong commitment to self-evaluation

Target Audience

  • Counselors
  • Educators
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Nurses
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Other Mental Health Professionals


Satisfaction Guarantee
Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to or call 01235847393.

Please wait ...

Back to Top