Healing our Communities: The Impact of Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome
"Healing begins by simply telling the truth. Truthfulness is the foundation of all human virtue."
Dr. Joy DeGruy
How does the legacy of slavery continue to shape our communities in 2018? How do we tell the truth about multi-generational trauma and its impact on our youth? And how do we begin to heal and restore our communities?
Join us at the 2018 annual ACT fundraising breakfast to explore what it means to heal our communities, featuring Dr. Joy DeGruy and testimonials by community members.
Dr. Joy DeGruy has over 25 years of practical experience as a professional in the field of social work. She conducts workshops and trainings in the areas of mental health, social justice and culture specific social service model development. She authored Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: Americas Enduring Legacy of Injury and Healing.
Congregation B'nai Israel (View)
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Sacramento, CA 95818
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