Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training

Durham Tech Equity Champions circular logo with vibrant colored raised hands in the middleDurham Tech offers equity, inclusion, and diversity training throughout the year. Also see the Office of Equity and Inclusion Training and the Teaching-Learning Center Calendar webpages.

Thursday, October 27, and Wednesday, November 9, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Workshop: Understanding and Supporting the Mental Health Impacts Experienced by Students of Color, Registration Required
Presenter: Alicia Freeman, Mental Health First Aid Coordinator, Behavioral Health Springboard – School of Social Work, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
These sessions will be recorded.

This is a two-part presentation that includes education and practical application.

Part 1 | Thursday, October 27, 2022 | 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
During part 1 of the presentation, we will explore significant mental health impacts experienced by students of color in higher education settings. This will include relevant data, systemic impacts such as race-based traumatic stress, vicarious trauma, racial battle fatigue, and resiliency factors that support students of color in continuing to thrive.

Part 2 | Wednesday, November 9, 2022 | 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Part two (2) will provide the opportunity to apply this information in your role with additional support strategies for faculty and staff, further explore cultural considerations in open discussion and offer additional resources.