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"
Friday and Saturday, November
16-17, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Alumni House, Uptown Campus, University
1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222
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
9:00 – 9:45
9:45 – 10:45
CHAD PUTMAN Accessing Systems to Influence Change
11:00 – 12:30
Keynote: ISAAC PRILLELTENSKY Wellness and Fairness: Interdependence and Interventions
12:30 – 1:30
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
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
2:15 – 3:45
M. DOLORES CIMINI Disability as the Caboose on the Diversity Train: Where is the Train Heading?