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Provider Engagement Webinar Series: Exploring the Role of Culture in Healing (2 of 2)
May 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Healing the Whole Through Cultural Transformation
May 20, 2021
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PDT
In the second of this two-part series, integrative psychiatrist Odim Naim, M.D., founder of La Maida Project, will lead participants on a journey to understanding ACEs and its role in illuminating how to create a trauma-informed, integrative culture of healing. Dr. Naim will be joined by Ken Epstein, Ph.D., LCSW, leader in trauma-informed systems transformation, to discuss self-empowerment around trauma, and Anil Vadaparty, CEO of child-welfare agency McKinley, to share his personal experience and what it means to lead a trauma-informed organization.
What you’ll learn:
- How adopting an ecological lens and trauma-informed approach changes the culture of an organization,
- Understand the role of self-examination in leadership and uncover what it means to empower oneself and others to heal, and
- Examine how we co-create health through connection and empowerment.
Meet the Speakers:
Omid Naim, MD
Integrative psychiatrist and founder of La Maida Project
CEO of McKinley, a child-welfare agency in Southern California
Ken Epstein, PhD LCSW
Leader in trauma-informed systems transformation
Kelly Benshoof, MPH
Moderator and executive director of La Maida Project
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