THE EMERGING CONFLUENCES OF SELF-HELP, MUTUAL SUPPORT, AND PEER SUPPORT: WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?

 

The Emerging Confluences of Self-Help, Mutual Support, and Peer Support: Where Do We Go From Here?

Hosted by: Self-Help and Mutual Support Interest Group

Authors: Ronald Harvey (American University) & Thomasina Borkman (George Mason University)

Date: Monday June 14, 2021 11am-2pm EST

 

THE COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGIST: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO DECOLONIZING KNOWLEDGE SHARING

 

Hosted by: The Community Psychologist

Authors: Dominique Thomas (The Community Psychologist)  & Allana Zuckerman (Mesa Community College)

Date: Monday June 14, 2021 6pm-9pm EST

 

THE ART OF EFFECTIVE ANTI-RACIST WHITE ALLYSHIP: LEARNING TO STEP UP AND STEP BACK

 

Hosted By: The DEAR Project

Authors: Danyelle Dawson (DEAR Project), Yara Mekawi (DEAR Project), & Natalie Watson-Singleton (DEAR Project)

Date: Tuesday June 15, 2021 12pm-1:30pm EST

Topic: This training facilitated by The DEAR Project is designed to help White allies acquire the fundamental DBT-informed anti-racism skills necessary for effective allyship. Attendees will be led through didactic and guided reflection activities targeting three key objectives: (1) Increasing ability to identify and cope with intense emotions (e.g., White guilt) that come up when discussing racism and privilege, (2) Enhancing awareness of  major barriers that can undermine and stagnate anti-racist efforts, and (3) Strengthening commitment to engaging in effective actions that can disrupt systemic racism


THE ROLE OF POLICY IN DISMANTLING STRUCTURES OF WHITE SUPREMACY AND BUILDING THE WORLD WE WANT: A SKILL-BUILDING WORKSHOP

 

Hosted by: Public Policy Council

Authors: Jaimelee Behrendt-Mihalski (Public Policy Council), Taylor Bishop Scott (Research-to-Policy Collaboration), Megan Renner (Public Policy Council), Christopher Corbett (Public Policy Council), Sara Buckingham (University of Alaska Anchorage), & Kevin Ferreira van Leer (CSU Sacramento)

Date: Tuesday June 15, 2021, 6pm-9pm EST

 

 

CENTERING DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION, AND RACIAL JUSTICE (DEIRJ) WITHIN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS

 

Hosted by: CERA, Early Career Interest Group, Indigenous Interest Group

Authors: Geraldine (Geri) Palmer (Community Wellness Insitute and Adler University), Vernita Perkins (Omnigi Research), & Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar (University of Illinos at Chicago)

Date: Wednesday June 16, 2021, 11am-2pm EST

 

 

SCRA BIPOC STAKEHOLDER LISTENING SESSION

 

Hosted by: The DEAR Project

Authors: Danyelle Dawson (DEAR Project), Yara Mekawi (DEAR Project), & Natalie Watson-Singleton (DEAR Project)

Date: Wednesday June 16, 2021, 6pm-7pm EST

 

 

SCRA BIPOC STAKEHOLDER LISTENING SESSION 2

 

Hosted by: The DEAR Project

Authors: Danyelle Dawson (DEAR Project), Yara Mekawi (DEAR Project), & Natalie Watson-Singleton (DEAR Project)

Date: Wednesday June 16, 2021, 8pm-9pm EST

 

 

THE ART OF EFFECTIVE ANTI-RACIST WHITE ALLYSHIP: LEARNING TO STEP UP AND STEP BACK

 

Hosted by: The DEAR Project

Authors: Danyelle Dawson (DEAR Project), Yara Mekawi (DEAR Project), & Natalie Watson-Singleton (DEAR Project)

Date: Thursday June 17, 2021, 12pm-1:30pm EST

Topic: This training facilitated by The DEAR Project is designed to help White allies acquire the fundamental DBT-informed anti-racism skills necessary for identifying barriers to effectively calling out racist behaviors. Attendees will be led through didactic and guided reflection activities targeting three key objectives: (1) Increasing ability to identify instances of racism, (2) Expanding ability to identify and overcome barriers to speaking up, and (3) Developing skills to effectively call out racist behaviors in others.

 

IDENTIFYING AND UNLINKING CARCERALITY FROM COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY: AN ABOLITION TEACH-IN

Hosted by: School Engagement Interest Group and the Community Psychology Abolition Collaborative
 

Authors: Caroline Bailey (University of Illinois Chicago), Andrea L. DaViera (University of Illinois Chicago), Natalie Kivell (Wilfrid Laurier University,) Davi Lakind (Mercer University), Jamie LoCurto (Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut), Anne McGlynn-Wright (Newcomb Institute of Tulane University), Jennifer Renick (University of California, Irvine ), Megan Renner, Rachel Siegal (University of North Carolina ), & Sara T. Stacy (Michigan State University)

Date: Thursday June 17, 2021, 6pm-9pm EST