Tue, Nov 29|
The Impact of Structural Racism on System Involved Youth
Nola Kesia Brantley
Time & Location
Nov 29, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM PST
About the Event
Nola Kesia Brantley
This training builds off of “Navigating Difficult Conversations with System-Involved Youth about Social Injustices” and continues to explore structural racism and oppression. Participants will learn how structural racism exists within the child welfare system, the healthcare system and educational system. Participants will also learn about implicit biases. Participants will learn how implicit biases and structural racism impact system-involved youth. The training will end with strategies to address these issues within our organizations.
· Participants will be able to explain how structural racism can affect system involved youth.
· Participants will be able to identify one example of structural racism within the medical field.
· Participants will be able to identify one example of structural racism within the educational system.
10:00-10:15am Trainer and Topic Introductions
10:15-10:30am Describing structural racism
10:30-10:45am Systemic racism in Alameda County
10:45-11:15am Systemic racism in child welfare
11:15-11:30am Break (CE hours will not be offered for this time)
11:30am-12pm Systemic racism in child welfare
12:00-12:30pm Systemic racism in education
12:30-1:00pm Lunch break (CE hours will not be offered for this time)
1:00-1:30pm Systemic racism in education
1:30-2:30pm Systemic racism in healthcare
2:30-3:00pm Implicit Bias
3:00-3:15pm What can you do
3:15-3:30pm Questions and Closing
Meet Our Trainers
Nola Kesia Brantley, CEO & Founder of Nola Brantley Speaks has become nationally recognized as a powerful Survivor voice for the issue of child sex trafficking through her moving and information packed public speaking. Her hard work and perpetual vigilance has brought both focus and concrete resources to this chronically underserved and largely unrecognized population of victimized youth. Nola’s approach aims to be holistic!
This course meets the qualifications for (4.75) BBS CE Hours for LCSWs, LMFTs, LPCCs, and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences & is provided by Fred Finch Youth Center, CAMFT Provider #045295.