Monday, August 27, 2012
Time:6-8PM, Donation at the Door
7120 Kelly Street(Homewood)
(Formerly Holy Rosary School)
Community Empowerment Association and the Commission on African American Affairs Presents An Evening With Dr. Joy Degruy, Author of Post Tramatic Slave Disorder
Post Traumatic Slave Disorder Defined:
A Condition that exists when there has been multigenerational trauma with continued oppresstion and the absence of opportunity to access the resources and benefits of society
Internationally recognized for her work on trauma healing in the black community, Dr. Joy is an ambassador for healing and a voice for those who've struggled in search of the past, and continue to struggle through the present. She illustrates how-with thoughtful self-exploration-each of us can prelace negative & damaging behaviors with those that will promote, ensure and sustain the healing and advancement of african americans.