Diaspora Presents: “Naming It” with Dr. LaMisha Hill and Dr. Bedford Palmer

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 3:30pm
Discussion Sessions: 3:30PM-4:30PM @ Classroom 1 (Student portion); 4:30PM-6PM @ Wisniewski Hall (Open to PAU community: students, faculty, and staff)
 
 
Event Details: Please join Dr. LaMisha Hill and Dr. Bedford Palmer for a critical discussion about how global and societal injustices can manifest within institutions and impact the psyche - and avenues for collective healing to counter these forces. Food will be provided! For more information, contact us at diaspora@paloaltou.edu. This event is co-sponsored by PAU Center for Excellence in Diversity, STUCO, PAGES, SECA, PULSO, APASA and SGMH.
 
Dr. LaMisha Hill is a counseling psychologist who earned her B.S. in Psychology from Loyola University Chicago and her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from University of Oregon. Currently, Dr. Hill is the director of the Multicultural Resource Center at University of California San Francisco. She is dedicated to serving students in higher education, multiculturalism, diversity and underrepresented communities.
 
Dr. Bedford Palmer is a licensed clinical psychologist who earned his B.A. in Anthropology with a minor in African American Studies from University of California at Irvine. Later, he received his M.A. in Psychology, with an emphasis in Research at California State University Long Beach and his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. Currently, Dr. Palmer is an assistant professor in the counseling department at Saint Mary's College of California. He orients much of his practice to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with a focus on environment and social support networks.
 
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