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April 29, 2024

Free Webinar Series May 8th: Dr. Isha Metzger

Please join us for the Free NC Child Treatment Program Webinar Series!

https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0td-mhqTsjGNdxe4wyf4RSV6dnJNQ8-IC5

Dr. Isha W. MetzgerHealing Interpersonal and Racial Trauma and the use of Racial Socialization in Clinical Practice with Black Youth and Families”

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Time: 12-1:30 pm

Registration link: 

https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0td-mhqTsjGNdxe4wyf4RSV6dnJNQ8-IC5

Please join us to hear from Dr Isha W. Metzger https://www.drishametzger.com

We’ll have time for questions and recommended resources and evidence-informed ideas to share!

Isha W. Metzger, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Clinical-Community Psychology at Georgia State University, Adjunct Clinical Psychology Faculty in the Psychology Department at the University of Georgia and Visiting Research Faculty at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS’ at Yale University. Dr. Metzger earned her PhD in Clinical-Community Psychology from the University of South Carolina, she completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Medical University of South Carolina, and she received postdoctoral training both at the National Crime Victims Center and at Yale University. As Director of The EMPOWER Lab, Dr. Metzger focuses on reducing mental health disparities through “Engaging Minorities in Prevention, Outreach, Wellness, Education, & Research.” Dr. Metzger’s research program is aimed at understanding the role of culturally specific risk (e.g., racial discrimination) and protective (e.g., racial socialization) factors to better inform cognitive-behavioral outcomes for Black and other ethnically minoritized youth receiving treatment for interpersonal and racial stress and trauma in community-based settings. Dr. Metzger is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Owner of Cultural Concepts Consulting, LLC, and a TF-CBT certified trainer who offers award-winning, evidence-based instruction, supervision, workshops, and consultation to students, professionals, and organizations across the nation to provide mental health treatment for underserved individuals. Dr. Metzger is an advocate who is both personally and professionally committed to illuminating and utilizing cultural strengths to empower diverse youth and families to thrive despite ongoing stressors.

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