Feb 28 at 7PM Webinar – Talking to Teens About Anti-Asian Discrimination in the Era of COVID-19

The Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness has shared information about their upcoming webinar:

Talking to Teens about Anti-Asian Discrimination in the Era of COVID-19: Guidance from Research and Practice

While Anti-Asian sentiments unfortunately are not new, COVID-19 has shifted the landscape to expose anti-Asian racism and increased racist violent attacks and harassment. Join this important webinar and Q&A to learn about the negative impacts of racism and discrimination on the mental health of our youth, the critical importance of parents supporting their children especially during these challenging times, and practical strategies for parents on how to talk about anti-Asian racism and discrimination at home. This webinar will include brief presentations with ample time for discussion and Q&A.

Featuring: Justin Chen, MD, MPH, Executive Director at MGH Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness; Hyeouk Chris Hahm, PhD, LCSW, Associate Professor at Boston University School of Social Work; Cindy H. Liu, PhD, Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School; Michelle Mu, Certified Professional Coach; Catherine Vuky, PhD, Director of Asian Mental Health Concentration Program at William James College; and Ellen Yang, MA.

 Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 07:00 PM

Interested families can Register Here for the webinar.