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Zoom talk and Q&A with Dr. Allison Briscoe Smith on talking to kids about race 8:30 pm
July 19, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday, July 19
8:30 pm via CBI Zoom
Race: What Our Kids Understand & How We Talk to Them About It with Dr. Allison Briscoe-Smith
Parents are warmly invited to Zoom talk and Q&A with Dr. Allison Briscoe Smith on talking to kids about race and difficult topics.
Dr. Allison Briscoe-Smith is a senior fellow of the Greater Good Science Center and an assistant Dr. Briscoe-Smith earned her undergraduate degree from Harvard University. She then received her clinical psychology Ph.D. from University of California Berkeley. She then went on to continue her specialization in trauma and ethnic minority mental health through internship and postdoctoral work at University of California San Francisco/San Francisco General Hospital. She has combined her love of teaching and advocacy by serving as a professor and by directing mental health programs for children experiencing trauma, homelessness or foster care. Much of her work has been with schools, as a clinician, consultant and trainer. Currently she is the Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the Wright Institute where she is a professor. She provides consultation and training to bay area nonprofits and schools on how to support trauma informed practices and cultural accountability.