Trauma Conference 2020
Saturday 31st October 2020 (online)
Black Trauma: When it Presents in the Therapy Room
BME Voices Talk Mental Health had the pleasure of hosting Trauma Conference 2020 this year. Thank you to everyone that registered for the event, including our sponsors Nafsiyat, the Black African & Asian Therapist Network (BAATN), BAMEStream, Juvenis and Milk & Honey.
A special thank you also goes out to all the amazing speakers that helped to make the conference a successful event.
“A very moving, supportive and grounding day”
“Thank you for putting this on! I’m really glad I came, and am taking it back to my organisation with really clear ideas of what to change”
“Really good! thanks so much or organising, the speakers and presentations were high quality”
“It was a wonderful and informative conference. Thank you”
“We need more of these types of conferences every other month, it was so enriching and nourishing.
Truly a validation of great thinking from people of colour”
“I enjoyed the conference as a black therapist and individual. Our communities are in need of these platforms to keep the issue of race and the “other” high on the agenda. The conference assisted my learning and validated my experience. Thank you”
“It was absolutely amazing. I learnt and gained so much from attending the talk. Thank you!”
“Excellent conference well done!!!”
“Thank you and please do it again!”
The speakers included
Dr Dwight Turner, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton, PhD Supervisor at their Doctoral College, a psychotherapist and supervisor in private practice, and a part-time lecturer at the Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (CCPE) in London
Dr Keren Yeboah, BSc, MSc Hons, Clinical Psychologist
Ebinehita Iyere, BSc Criminology and Youth Studies, Organisational Psychotherapy: Introduction to Violence and Trauma. Currently training at IATE as a Child and Adolescent Wellbeing Practitioner. Founder of Milk & Honeybees
Sharon Frazer-Carroll, MSc OCC Psych, MBPSss, MBACP, MBCP, MBABCP, FHEA
Dr Isha Mckenzie-Mavinga, Integrative Transcultural Psychotherapist, Lecturer, Trainer, Supervisor and Reiki Master