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CPA Social Justice Series Seminars

CPA is dedicated to using our skills as psychologists to advance equity, diversity, and inclusion and to address the #racismpandemic.

SJSS is a free, monthly event open to colleagues and the public with presentations from diverse speakers on the interconnection between diversity, social justice, and mental health.

Upcoming Seminars & Speakers


Past Seminars

    • Healing Racism: How to Have a Conversation with Dr. Dietra Hawkins
    • Sawubona: African-Centered Healing Strategies in Response to the Double Pandemic with Mr. Evan Auguste
    • Social Justice From the Perspective of an Old Psychologist with Dr. John Bargh 
    • Out of Spoons: A Dialogue About Disability and Therapy with Dr. Madeline Brodt
    • Relationship, Forestry, Hip-Hop: Thinking About Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Sciences with Dr. Thomas Easley
    • Latinx Immigrant Mental Health in the United States: How the Past Affects the Present with Dr. Oscar Fernando Rojas Perez 
    • Healing Racial Trauma, Self-care, & Strategies for Creating Communities of Safety and Resilience with Dr. Nakia Hamlett
    • America Between Dream and Nightmare: Healing a Broken Nation with Dr. Omid Safi
    • Transgender Healthcare Awareness with Jillian Celentan0 & Dr. Teressa Davis

    Social Justice Series Donors

    Platinum – $1,000
    Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services 

    Gold – $750

     Silver – $500

    Bronze – $250
    Austen Riggs Center
    Mark Spellmann
    Candice Weigle-Spier
    Walden Behavioral Care 

     Supporter- $100
    Maysa Akbar 

    Ralph Balducci 
    Meghan Butler 
    Jennifer Doran 
    Robert Horwitz
    Anne Klee 
    Mikaru Lasher
    Jan Owens-Lane
    Elizabeth Rathbun
    Shiva Rezvan
    Dana Shagan
    Stuart Sokol
    Brett Steinberg
    Janan Wyatt

    Friends – $100
    Christopher Page
    Kevin Dinowitz
    Stephanie Pennington
    Tricia Priebe