Those Who Came Before Us: Understanding Displacement and Intergenerational Trauma and Resiliency
Date & Time
Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Vanessa Pineda

In this session, we will review the concepts of displacement and intergenerational trauma and will discuss how historical events (e.g., colonialism, slavery, war, segregation) impact BIPOC mental health and wellbeing. We will also reflect on our own personal family history using poetry and focus on resilience. At the end of the workshop, we will share useful resources for maintaining wellness.

Learning Objective(s)

  1. Gain a basic awareness of what displacement and intergenerational trauma is
  2. Develop a basic understanding of how intergenerational trauma impacts future generations and reflect on personal family history using poetry
  3. Share useful resources for maintaining wellness during these times
Location Name
Full Address
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
United States
Sub Tags
Arts, Live Well in Action, Trauma-Informed