Community Trauma Conference

Rooted in Community: Moving from Trauma to Healing

Join us as we focus on the root causes of trauma, and explore how we journey to healing in our homes, communities and nation.
Presented by:
All Children Thrive – California  •  Kaiser Permanente  •  Public Health Advocates

Creating healing communities starts with understanding how we bring healing to ourselves and our organizations.

At the same time, moving from trauma to healing requires public policies and systems changes that recognize our common humanity, protect and prioritize healing relationships, and are rooted in an understanding of historical wounds and wisdom.

CONFERENCE TOPICS
  • Critical Lessons in Equity from Remarkable Leaders You’ve Never Met
  • The Long Arc of History: Existential Wounds Passed from One Generation to the Next
  • None of Us Can Do It Alone: The Role of Social Support in Individual and Community Healing
  • Healing from the Inside Out: Caring for Ourselves as We Care for Others
  • Redesigning Organizational Culture: What if Supervisors Really Understood the Impact of Trauma on Us and Our Work?
  • Healing Criminal Justice: Alternatives to a Failing System
  • Trauma-Informed Education: Schools on the Cutting Edge
  • Climate Change: Even Our Planet is Crying Out for Healing
  • More than a Service Referral: Policies to Redesign the Role of Government

Day 1: Nov. 20, 2019 | 1 PM – 5 PM

Day 2: Nov. 21, 2019 | 9 AM – 4 PM | breakfast & lunch provided


Check out our speakers & presenters here!

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson is a Georgetown University sociology professor, a New York Times contributing opinion writer, and a contributing editor of The New Republic, and of ESPN’s The Undefeated website. His rise from humble roots in Detroit to his present perch as a world class intellectual, noted author of 19 books, prominent leader and national media fixture testify to his extraordinary talent. Dyson has also taught at other elite universities like Brown University, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Columbia University and The University of Pennsylvania.

Learn more about Dr. Dyson here.

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors!

 

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