Online Events

SCRA offers a number of online events including webinars and Twitter chats. Please see below for more information.

Webinars

SCRA runs a series of webinars on topics relevant to community psychology and related disciplines. Click here to watch recordings from past webinars.

Please refer to the information below in order to join a webinar unless specified otherwise. We recommend, if possible, you join the webinar through the web access link so you can see presenter materials and to better help with the discussion.

Web Access: https://zoom.us/j/375758797 
Phone Number: 1-408-638-0968 
Meeting ID: 375 758 797

Upcoming Webinars

Undergraduate Community Psychology Research and Practice Webinar

December 7th, 2018 at 12:30pm Eastern "Intersectional Pedagogy"

In this webinar, Dr. Desdamona Rios will offer an overview of intersectionality, discuss the application of intersectionality to undergraduate pedagogy, and finally offer concrete strategies to incorporate intersectionality into your course design and classroom practice.

The webinar will last for 90 minutes with the first part devoted to a presentation from Dr. Rios and the second to Q and A. While we will have space for webinar participants to ask questions live, we are also collecting questions in advance. If you have a question you would like addressed in the webinar please email jwallinruschman@collegeofidaho.edu.

Conversations that Raise Your Practice Game

December 14th, 2018 @ 12:00PM Eastern "Evaluating Health Equity Means Deep Analysis of Structural Racism + A Commitment to Social Justice + Strong Evaluation Skills"

During this call, Kien will:
  • Provide an overview of the knowledge, skills, and perspectives she has had to acquire to be effective to help advance health equity including a deep analysis of structural racism, community, as well as the commitment to go beyond the call of duty.
  • Share general reflections and lessons learned about the trials and tribulations of being a change agent in health equity research and evaluation.
Kien will also pose these questions to the group:
  • How and where do you think you can be most effective as a change agent for health equity?
  • How have or can you bridge research with practice in support of health equity?

Click here for more details and to watch recordings from past webinars in this series.

Twitter chats

CLICK HERE to review past #CommPsychChat Twitter chats.

New to Twitter or Twitter Chats? 

Just search for #CommPsychChat to follow the conversation and join by including #CommPsychChat in all of your tweets and replies. That will help to ensure that your tweets get through to the live feed for the chat, so that everyone can see them.

Open dialogue is what we are aiming for! In order to guide the conversation, Twitter chats follow a Q1/A1 format. So, tweets and replies in response to Q1 should start with A1, responses to Q2 should start with A2, and so on. 

Resources:

See how Twitter can act as a useful tool for information exchange among professional communities!

See why scientists should tweet (Barncard, 2014Bonetta, 2009), and how Twitter can aid our goals for social change (Rachel West; Taylor Scott & J’Vonnah Maryman (PDF file download).

To get oriented to Twitter use, check out Twitter as a Tool for Social Change (PDF file download).

You can find a handy Twitter Chat FAQs.