On this week's episode we talk with the Pan-African Commons (PAC) about their community and programs, how to be actively anti-racist at PSU, & the impacts of microaggressions and racial tension on health and community. Special thanks to Courtney Taylor (she/her) and Kennedy Ames (she/her) for being a part of this episode. Transcript: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mmnMxC4lpj_aFQZ_dbKEq2ubMoVlTOkAH8tDeBXQpcM/edit?usp=sharing
Check out PAC's 2021 Black History Month Events here: https://www.canva.com/design/DAEOjTTOwIQ/psKxvWF6M65VBF_hZjK2wA/view?utm_content=DAEOjTTOwIQ&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=viewer
Visit the Pan African Commons's website: https://www.pdx.edu/cultural-resource-centers/pac
For more on Black healing, check out these articles:
Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective (BEAM): https://www.beam.community/
Healing Justice is How We Can Sustain Black Lives: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/healing-justice_b_5899e8ade4b0c1284f282ffe
4 Ways People of Color can Foster Mental Health and Practice Restorative Healing: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/healing-justice_b_5899e8ade4b0c1284f282ffe
For BIPOC mental health support, call the Racial Equity Crisis Line at: 503-575-3764. BIPOC Counselors will answer Mon-Fri from 8:30 AM - 5 PM.
For SHAC Counseling Services, please call 503-725-2800 or visit the website: https://www.pdx.edu/health-counseling/counseling
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