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How Do We Talk to Our Kids About Race? with Dr. Allison Briscoe-Smith

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 18 Tishrei 5781

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

In this particular moment of a renewed racial reckoning how do we talk to our children about race. In this conversation Dr. Briscoe-Smith will address the main questions of: should we, when should we and how should we talk to our kids about race.  Dr. Briscoe-Smith is a child psychologist with a focus on trauma and race. She has supported countless families in these conversations and will facilitate active dialogue with tangible tools to keep this conversation moving. 

Watch the recorded program below:

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More resources can be found on Dr. Briscoe-Smith's website found here

Allison Briscoe-Smith, Ph.D., is the Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and a full-time faculty member at the Wright Institute in Berkeley, CA. She is also a senior fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, where she serves as one of the hosts of the center’s popular Science of Happiness podcast. After earning her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from UC Berkeley, Dr. Briscoe-Smith’s research has focused on trauma/Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and how children understand race. She lectures widely and leads workshops on these issues for parents, educators, and many others.

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