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Thu, Feb 15


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wellJoy x Racially Conscious Collaboration: How Wellness Is Impacted By Racism

Racially Conscious Collaboration 90-minute seminar

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wellJoy x Racially Conscious Collaboration: How Wellness Is Impacted By Racism
wellJoy x Racially Conscious Collaboration: How Wellness Is Impacted By Racism

Time & Location

Feb 15, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EST

Zoom Event

About the event

About our Course:

The American Medical Association has deemed racism to be a public health threat.  Because racism is pervasive and persistent, it invades our sense of well being in our communities and at work.  So, how are you, really?  Shaundra Brown, a certified health and wellness consultant, and Founder of wellJoy, a company committed to wellness that centers equity, will join Racially Conscious Collaboration to offer this course.  Participants will be challenged to think beyond approaches to health that have traditionally come from trainers that most reflect the race, body type, and culture of the dominant group.  In this seminar, wellness focuses on our holistic well-being and uprooting the impact of racism.  Wellness coordinators, leaders, employees, and community members will be exposed to a model that moves from the stress cycle to a self-care cycle which is necessary for interrupting the impacts of racism on your well-being.  Participants will explore how race and racism impact personal and professional wellness in organizational culture and in society at large. Our goal in this 90 minutes is to create a deeper awareness of how to interrupt social norms and find joy in normalizing self-care to prioritize our personal wellness to sustain the racial equity work that we do!

About our Facilitator:

Shaundra Brown is passionate about creating space for individuals seeking to nurture their health and wellness through a racial equity lens. Her holistic approach is based on the truth that each of us has the unique means to heal ourselves through self-care, commitment, and a deep exploration of the ways our lives are interconnected. Through 25 years and counting in education and other sectors, working to eradicate racial disparities enhances her style of innovative programming and coaching for individuals worldwide. With a racial equity lens, Shaundra is on a mission to inspire others to improve their health and wellness along their own journeys with joy along the way.

Shaundra earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Black Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, a Master of Science degree in Counselor Education with an emphasis in Student Development at Mississippi State University, and is certified as a Holistic Health Coach through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, New York and worldwide.

To learn more about our organization follow us on Instagram: @RaciallyConsciousCollaboration and visit our website to schedule a consultation

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