And How are the Children? Understanding Black Youth Suicide and Steps Towards Prevention: Learn how we can become the village Black children need to counter the disproportionate rates of Black youth suicide
3:00 - 3:45 PM, CST
Nat Vikitsreth-Come Back to Care
3 Ways to Practice Social Justice Through Parenting:Learn ways to practice accountability, solidarity, and power-with in your parenting in ways that build your child's brain development and social-emotional development.
3:50 - 4:45 PM, CST - Panel Discussion
Ignacio Rivera, Janelle Scales, & Desiree B. Stephens
How We Get Free: The Mindset Shifts Necessary for Liberated Parenting:Learn the mindset shifts necessary to parent from a place of power, instead of fear to raise liberated kids.
4:45 - 5:30 PM, CST
Desiree B. Stephens- Make Shi(f)t Happen
Dismantling Supremacy Culture Traits in Your Parenting : Unpacking how the 15 supremacy culture traits show up in your parenting and ways we can start to dismantle them as an act of social justice
5:30 - 6:15 PM, CST
Nikolai Pizarro- Raising Readers
Centering Humanity, Connection & Learning by Decentering Schooling:Unpacking how the schoolish mindset impacts kid's humanity and learning outcomes and giving parents the tools to decenter academia in their homes.
6:15- 6:30 PM, CST
2:15 - 3:00 PM, CST
Dr. Benita Jackson- Rest to Rise
Resting to Rise for Parents of the Global Majority:
Systemic oppression is a source of exhaustion for parents globally. In this experiential workshop, participants will be guided through a yoga nidra meditation using the Daring to Rest Method to connect and reclaim social healing practices.
3:00 - 3:45 PM, CST
DeAntwann Johnson- DJ Inspires
Decolonizing Our Relationship with Teens
A workshop for parents of teens who need guidance on how to form deeper connections with their teen by decolonizing the ways in which we've been socialized to relate to them.
3:50 - 4:45 PM, CST
Melissa "HR MOM" Griffin
Turning your Family into a Team
(Parenting with ADHD: How Our Family Makes it Work)
If you're a parent with ADD/ADHD and/or have children who have been diagnosed, this workshop will help you learn techniques for setting appropriate expectations and setting everyone up for success.