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Nov
5
Wed
Microaggressions and Everyday Life: A Talk with Dr. Kevin Nadal @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Rm. A1000
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm

Nadal flyerMicroaggressions and Everyday Life: A Guide to Battling Everyday Discrimination with Dr. Kevin Nadal

  • This presentation will focus on microaggressions – subtle, often unconscious forms of bias and discrimination that negatively affect people, particularly those of historically marginalized identity groups.
  • 6PM: Reception, 6:30PM: Presentation, followed by book signing with Dr. Nadal
  • Limited number of books will be available for purchase at the event, so order books ahead of time here
  • FREE and open to the public

Dr. Kevin Leo Yabut Nadal is is an award-winning professor, psychologist, performer, activist, and author, who received his doctorate in counseling psychology from Columbia University in New York City. Currently, he is the Executive Director of the CLAGS: The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at the Graduate Center (GC) at the City University of New York (CUNY), as well as an Associate Professor of psychology at both John Jay College of Criminal Justice and GC- CUNY.

He is one of the leading researchers in understanding the impacts of microaggressions, or subtle forms of discrimination, on the mental and physical health of people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people, and other marginalized groups. He has published over 50 works on multicultural issues in the fields of psychology and education. He is the author of the books Filipino American Psychology: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice (2011, John Wiley and Sons) and Filipino American Psychology: A Collection of Personal Narratives (2010, Author House), a co-editor of Women and Mental Disorders (2011, Praeger), and the author of That’s So Gay: Microaggressions and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community (2013, APA Books).

Insight Out Speakers Series

Brought to you by the Master of Arts in Psychology Department at Antioch University Los Angeles

Nov
15
Sat
Teacher Aide Panel Discussion & Luncheon @ Antioch University Los Angeles
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

AULATeacherEd_101514• Learn tips on becoming a more
effective teacher aide

• Explore the path to earning your
credential

• Hear from former teacher aides
on how they made the switch to
having their own classroom

• Engage in lively discussion
and Q&A with fellow aides,
faculty, teachers, scholars, and
educational leaders

For more information or to RSVP visit http://www.antiochla.edu/panel

All attendees will receive a $10.00 Lakeshore gift card and a copy of a Common Core Standards book.

Parking is complimentary.

Nov
16
Sun
19th Annual LGBTIQ Psychotherapy Conference @ Antioch University Los Angeles
Nov 16 @ 8:00 am – 4:15 pm

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Antioch University is proud to sponsor the 19th Annual LGBTIQ Psychotherapy Conference!

  • Keynote speaker: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S (international sex addiction expert, renowned author & educator, founder of Sexual Recovery Institute) + many more noted clinicians in the field
  • 6 continuing education units available
  • Registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, & parking
  • The registration deadline is November 10th, 2014. To register online, go here OR fill out this form and send it in before 11/10.