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2017 Diversity Forum Day 2: Cultural Competency Training Workshops
November 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
Cultural Competency Workshop Training for Mental Health Specialists, Student Service Professionals and Advisors (Featuring Speaker Dr. Sarah Van Orman) (See the Forum Schedule) WORKSHOPS ARE FULL, WAITING LIST available
As the Director of UW-Madison Health for nearly a decade, Dr. Sarah Van Orman helped UW–Madison navigate some of the toughest issues around: student mental health, high-risk drinking, sexual assault and outbreaks of meningitis and norovirus. A Student Panel Discussion
Simone Collins, Associate Director for Campus Based Services at University Health Services Mental Health, will moderate a panel of diverse students discussing the challenges of navigating systems and institutions to not feel excluded or marginalized. Students will share their challenges in the classroom and suggest what they need from professionals. (View or download the workshop brochure)
for Day 2: November 8
The DDEEA will be collecting non-perishable goods (including, but not limited to: canned and pre-packaged food, toiletry and first-aid items, money, and school supplies) in partnership with Open Seat during our Diversity Forum festivities on November 7th and 8th. Bring something to donate, and pay it forward!