Understanding and Preventing Racial Bullying in Youth: An Educational Panel
Hosted by the City of Elmhurst Commission on Youth
Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 7-8:30 pm Live on Elmhurst TV YouTube Page
• Virtual event with a panel of specialists.• Discussion on ways to build empathy, awareness, equality, and inclusion in our youth to prevent racial bullying. Panel will include:• Keiana Winters, LCSW is a therapist at Midwest Counseling and Diagnostics with an emphasis on racial identity.• Stephen Buhr, LCPC is the social worker with the City of Elmhurst and works primarily with the Police Department.• Tracey Orick, CADC, the social worker at Elmhurst Public Library discussing resources.• Chair of the youth commission Jackie Haddad-Tamer, LCPC will moderate the event.
Appropriate for ages 9 and over. If any youth have a personal story to share and would like to be included in the event, please reach out to us. Also, to submit your question to the panel ahead of time, please contact: Jackie.Haddad-Tamer@elmhurst.org, or call 630-530-3016.