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Transracial Adoption Workshop: Talking to Kids about Race and Racism

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Alverno College Conference Center

3400 S. 43rd Street

Kellogg A Conference Room

Milwaukee, WI 53234

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Do you know how to talk to your child about race and racism? Have you prepared your child for the racism he or she may encounter and how to respond in a healthy way that promotes positive racial identity development? In this seminar Dr. Chaitra Wirta-Leiker will explore ways to talk to your child about race and racism in a developmentally appropriate manner, using concrete examples to help them understand the importance of celebrating differences and diversity.

About the Trainer/ Dr. Chaitra Wirta-Leiker

Dr. Wirta is a licensed psychologist and the owner of Beyond Words Psychological Services LLC in Denver, Colorado. She provides services to children, adolescents and families struggling with trauma and communication difficulties. Dr. Wirta specializes in adoption, transracial adoption, bullying, play therapy, parent coaching, family therapy and EMDR. She conducts psychological assessments for people of ages for concerns related to attention, learning, anxiety, mood and behavioral difficulties. www.growbeyondwords.com

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Alverno College Conference Center

3400 S. 43rd Street

Kellogg A Conference Room

Milwaukee, WI 53234

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