The Annie E. Casey Foundation Presents: Moving Mental Health Systems from Perpetuating Disparities to Promoting Culturally Relevant Healing
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btU-2411ppw&feature=emb_logo The 60-minute webinar builds on the findings and recommendations in The Color of Justice: The Landscape of Traumatic Justice for Youth of Color in Conflict with the Law, a report issued in 2019 by an alliance of mental health organizations: the Association of Black Psychologists, the National Latinx Psychological Association, the Society of Indian Psychologists, the Asian American Psychological Association and
https://youtu.be/msgn1SZaG-w This workshop will provide practical ways to integrate the fields of Mindfulness and Happiness. The goal is to provide balanced self-care solutions which may also be shared with others in your life or work.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QzF5D3096o&feature=emb_logo The Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series is funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention through the National Mentoring Resource Center and facilitated in partnership with MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership. You will learn how to increase a student’s persistence rate and having support as they navigate the college system can impact completion rates. Lead them to learn about funding opportunities
MENTOR & The MBK Alliance Webinar 6: An Introduction to the Supporting Young People in the Wake of Violence Guide
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftsLR7hGOf0&feature=emb_logo Many young people are exposed to violence and traumatic events in their childhoods, but they’re often not equipped to process these experiences. While mentors are not mental health professionals, they do have the unique opportunity to open a supportive dialogue with young people that affirms their experiences, fosters a sense of safety, and helps them cope with their emotions. In
https://vimeo.com/154895542 This virtual training provides focuses on the boy or young man in the mentoring relationship and discusses the importance of social capital and racial identity. Far too many of us are uncomfortable discussing race, culture and class. Responding to conflict of “cultural and class tension” can be challenging for even the most experienced professional, but lack of discussion can negatively
We are back for another fun week of educational workshops for your children and students! Week three includes virtual trips to the San Diego Zoo for the younger students and trips to local universities for the high schoolers! Feel free to provide feed back and suggestions as we continue to update our blog resources weekly. Elementary Education:Kindergarten:Measurement and Geometry Mystery Science: (Weather
This week MBK Wake brings the second round of educational resources! We have material for every subject and level. On Mondays we do math, Tuesdays are dedicated to learning about health and science, Wednesdays include lessons on literature and English, Thursdays are for amazing history lessons, and Fridays including a fun virtual activity for students to participate in. Elementary Education:Kindergarten:
https://vimeo.com/151056271 This virtual training provides a foundational look at race and privilege as it relates to the mentoring relationship. The training will give mentors and mentoring programs some processes and tools that allow for reflection into potential biases that may limit success of the mentoring relationship for boys and young men of color. Take the time to complete the Implicit Association Test
MENTOR & The MBK Alliance Webinar 3: Research to Practice. The Best Practices for Designing and Running Effective Mentoring Services.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=43kCxeFcrew&feature=emb_logo The webinar will explain in full detail the components needed to start and sustain an effective mentoring program for boys and young men of color through evidence based research. This resource will help potential mentors and organizational leaders connect with young men and boys across racial lines through cultural competence and positive ethnic reenforcement. Feel free to use the presentation slides