Might 19, 2021
While the U.S. has actually revealed health and wellness strides with inoculations growing and also COVID-19 situations reducing, the rough fact is that anti-Asian/BIPOC physical violence has actually been enhancing. It has actually been a year considering that our initial conversation entitled, “Lessons from the Past: Yellow Hazard in COVID-19 Times,” yet there is no alleviation visible. A quick historic testimonial of the anti-Asian projects in America that worked up public support for the restriction of Chinese and also Japanese migration and also the mass imprisonment of individuals of Japanese descent throughout WWII brings us to where we locate ourselves today. In this program, Shirley Ann Higuchi, JD; Dr. Satsuki Ina, and also Dr. Arthur Evans will certainly go over the web links in between systemic bigotry, cross-communal injury and also exactly how all psychological health care employees can make a distinction today. In closing, David Inoue, Exec Supervisor of the Japanese American People Organization, and also Maysa Akbar, Principal Variety Police Officer of the American Psychological Organization will certainly assess the conversation and also take into consideration actions we can all take.
Shirley Higuchi’s New Publication: https://www.setsukossecret.com/
Heart Hill Wyoming Structure: https://www.heartmountain.org/
Tsuru for Uniformity: https://tsuruforsolidarity.org/
American Psychological Organization: https://www.apa.org/pi/oema/resources/ethnicity-health/asian-american/psychological-treatment