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Resilience and Empowerment: When Do We Help & When Do We Hurt? | February 15, 2017

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Resilience and Empowerment:  When Do We Help & When Do We Hurt?  | February 15, 2017

As part of the HSU Department of Psychology "Psych Talks", Department of Social Work lecturer, Jovonne Dempster, MSW, offered a discussion "Resilience and Empowerment: What Do We Help & When Do We Hurt?"

The discussion included her work in the field of Social Work and specifically working with marginalized and oppressed communities.  In addition, Ms. Dempster spoke about engaging in social justice, empowering oneself, and wellness.


Since 2015 the Psychology department has be hosting a colloquium providing HSU the opportunity to learn about psychological practice and research from experts in their fields and HSU students. All are welcome! FOLLOW THIS LINK to learn more.

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