Diversity Conference 2012



21st Annual Diversity Conference

Building Bridges, Removing Barriers, Expanding Our Roles

November 16-17, 2012


Hosted & Sponsored by: University at Albany Division of Counseling Psychology, Student Affiliates of Seventeen (SAS), 
The Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity (SOGI) Project, and GSO -- "Your GSO funds at work"


WHEN:

Friday and Saturday, November 16-17, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE:

Alumni House, Uptown Campus, University at Albany
1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222

MORE INFO:

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The conference aims to explore the diverse ways in which helping p rofessionals across disciplines impact communities through action, research, and practice across local, national, and international contexts. Featuring keynote speaker, Isaac Prilleltensky and other esteemed speakers from across the nation.

Join us as we learn from various models of teaching, scholarship, practice, and advocacy in their communities and abroad!

 

Diversity Conference 2012 Schedule

 
Friday, November 16th
9:00 – 9:30 Registration

9:00 – 9:45 Breakfast

9:45 – 10:45 CHAD PUTMAN
Accessing Systems to Influence Change

11:00 – 12:30 KeynoteISAAC PRILLELTENSKY
Wellness and Fairness: Interdependence and Interventions

12:30 – 1:30
Lunch

1:30 – 3:00 ARPANA G. INMAN
Multicultural Competency in Supervision: Supervisor-Supervisee Dilemmas

3:15 – 4:45 TAMARA BUCKLEY
Talking About Race: A Model for Increasing Safety and Learning in Race-Related Multicultural Counseling Courses

 
Saturday, November 17th
9:00 – 10:00 Breakfast

10:00 – 11:30 CAITLIN RYAN
Critical Role of Families in Reducing Risk & Promoting Well-Being

11:45 – 1:15 BRITNEY BRINKMAN
Expanding our Role: Activism Work with (not for) Children and Adolescents

1:15 – 2:15 Lunch

2:15 – 3:45 M. DOLORES CIMINI
Disability as the Caboose on the Diversity Train: Where is the Train Heading?

3:45 – 4:15 Closing Ceremonies