Inclusive Excellence Distinguished Seminar: Q&A on Inclusive Organizations
Inclusive Excellence Distinguished Seminar
Book Q&A with Authors of “Did That Just Happen?! Beyond ‘Diversity’ – Creating Sustainable and Inclusive Organizations”
Stephanie Pinder-Amaker, PhD
Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Lauren P. Wadsworth, PhD, ABPP
Founder and Director, Genesee Valley Institute of Psychology
Authors of Did That Just Happen?!: Beyond “Diversity”—Creating Sustainable and Inclusive Organizations
Inclusive Excellence is excited to welcome this year's Distinguished Seminar guests: Dr. Stephanie Pinder-Amaker and Dr. Lauren P. Wadsworth!
Join us to learn about their journey in researching and writing their book, "Did That Just Happen?! Beyond 'Diversity' - Creating Sustainable and Inclusive Organizations." The authors will also take questions about creating and maintaining inclusive organizations and the diversity challenges facing academia.
While we encourage everyone to pick up a copy of the book (it's fantastic!), no prior reading is necessary to attend this event. We only ask that you come ready to learn and with questions in mind.
Stephanie: Dr. Pinder-Amaker has over 25 years of experience in college student mental health treatment, administration, and policy. She is the founding director of McLean Hospital’s College Mental Health Program, a unique initiative serving students from over 200 institutions of higher education, providing student-focused treatment and more. Dr. Pinder-Amaker lectures and conducts workshops throughout the country on strengthening continuity of care and on how to bolster communication between campus- and community-based systems, eliminate barriers to mental health treatment, and better support marginalized students. Read more here.
Lauren: Dr. Wadsworth is the founder and director of the Genesee Valley Psychology (GVP), a clinic providing individual and group therapy to the Rochester NY area. GVP offers treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Racial Trauma, and provides comprehensive Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Dr. Wadsworth is also the co-founder of Twin Stars Diversity Trainers, a consultation company offering diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) trainings to organizations. Dr. Wadsworth is a Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital affiliate, serving as a Senior Advisor to the McLean Diversity Equity and Inclusion Office. Read more here.
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When and Where
Open to the Public