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Changing Racism Workshop (March 2017)

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March 31, 2017 - April 2, 2017

Daylesford Abbey

  • Registration is $300 and Full payment is due at time of registration
  • 2 Continuing Education Units are awarded upon completion of the training and this satisfies the requirement for Healing the Wounds of Racism. This event is only for members of EPA.
  • Location: Daylesford Abbey at 220 South Valley Road, Paoli, PA 19301.


This is a 3 day workshop and participation all 3 days is expected. Participants will learn concrete strategies for:

  • Developing skills for addressing and changing attitudes and behaviors that perpetuate bias, discrimination, and other obstacles to equity
  • Understanding the personal costs to everyone of system of privilege and disadvantage
  • Recognizing institutional racism and other forms of systemic oppression and discrimination that affect members of historically excluded groups
  • Changing dysfunctional intraracial and interracial behavior that undermine effective partnerships
  • Learning to acknowledge and interrupt the subtle (and often unintentional) dynamics that play out between “modern” forms of oppression and “internalized oppression”.

This workshop will be led by a cross-racial, cross gender team of two facilitators, Sarah Stearns and Gene Washington, from Visions, Inc. For more information on Visions, Inc. visit their website: www.visions–inc.org.

This is not a commuter event. Registration cost includes a single room and meals. Event limit is 20 participants

Training begins on Friday evening at 5:30 pm with dinner. Ends by 3:00 pm on Sunday.

Note: No refunds will be issued for participant who cancel less than 30 days prior to the start date of the event.


March 31, 2017
April 2, 2017
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Daylesford Abbey
Paoli, PA United States + Google Map

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