course »Deconstructing Colorism

Date: 12/9/2021, 1:00 pm—4:00 pm
County: Training Offerings
CEUs: No
Location: DISTANCE LEARNING
Sponsor: East Bay Agency for Children
Phone: 510-844-5370, Ext. 4135
This course is for anyone working with system involved youth and families addressing Colorism. Colorism being a pervasive racist structure replicated within all communities as a direct result of institutional racist structures within society. The main points of the training are: Ability to define colorism, Assess triggers and describe impact, Identify steps towards healing self and community. The trainer will present videos, facilitate conversation, host break out reflections and conversation to illicit learning of impact of colorism within the self, community, economics, school and participants will discuss impact upon system involved client population of youth and families.