Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Workshop
Presenter: Alicia Freeman, Mental Health First Aid Coordinator, Behavioral Health Springboard - School of Social Work, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
This is a two-part presentation that includes education and practical application.
Part 1 | Thursday, October 27, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:30 pm
During part 1 of the presentation, we will explore significant mental health impacts that are experienced by students of color in higher education settings. This will include relevant data, systemic impacts such as race-based traumatic stress, vicarious trauma, racial battle fatigue as well as resiliency factors that support students of color in continuing to thrive.
Part 2 | Wednesday, November 9, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:30 pm
Part two (2) will provide the opportunity to apply this information in your role with additional support strategies for faculty and staff, further explore cultural considerations in open discussion and offer additional resources.