Tag: Racism

Tag: Racism

Racism and Discrimination as Risk Factors for Toxic Stress
April 16, 2021 LPOC Organization

The first in a series of webinars that will explore research demonstrating how racism and other forms of discrimination can serve as risk factors to activate a toxic stress response, and lead to health conditions that have been empirically associated with exposure to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

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Strengthening Your Organizational Anti-Racist Practice
March 8, 2021 LPOC Organization

In this session participants will: build awareness around personal and institutional privilege, access to resources, and proximity to power; define what courageous anti-racist education informed by community needs could look like for your organization; and identify the necessary risk-taking opportunities available to you and your institution to create equitable spaces that power meaningful change.

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Trauma of Racism: Healing our National Legacy
March 3, 2021 LPOC Organization

Exploration of Emotional Trauma from Systemic Oppression – using the scientific model of Brain-Body Regulation. Major topics include research on the impact of Everyday Discrimination on mental and physical wellness and understanding how structural racism and exclusion of Sexual and Gender Minorities are a root of Health Disparity.

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Race & Equity: A Better Normal
February 8, 2021 LPOC Organization

Join us as ACEs Connection’s Race & Equity workgroup reconvenes to discuss ACEs Connection’s internal processes to address racism, racial trauma and civil unrest. We will discuss what we, as a nation and as an organization, get wrong about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). Discussions will include racial trauma, historical trauma and healing centered practices.

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What You See is What You Get: Racism is an ACE
October 15, 2020 LPOC Organization

presented by Sharon Cooper, MD SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, November 19, 2020 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (PT) More information to come!  

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Racism: The Public Health Crisis
August 27, 2020 LPOC Organization

Join us for this revealing look at the effects of racism on health from the perspective of three leaders working to bring equity and compassion to the health care system.

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