Addressing Racism During Social Crises: How to be an Ally to People of Color
In this four-part webinar series, CAPS Senior Mental Health Clinician & Diversity Coordinator Patricia Morency, LMSW, M.Ed. explores how white persons can better support persons of color during the COVID-19 pandemic. By delving into discussions and breaking down relatable examples, Morency offers tips and strategies for addressing racism and becoming an ally.
There has been an increase in racialized attacks and crimes against specific marginalized groups during the COVID-19 pandemic. Morency, breaks down the news and offers tips for allies to be supportive of people of color during this time and beyond.
Morency explains why it is so hard for White people to talk about race by exploring the concepts of White fragility & privilege.
Morency defines the term microaggressions, explores many everyday examples, and explains why these common expressions and phrases can be harmful to people of color.
Morency explores 10 ways that white people can be allies to people of color and ways to handle being called for mistakes.