September 21 – 24, 2014
The Tremont House
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Adult Allies: Stopping Violence, Building Community, and Working for Justice with Young People
Prevention is built on each preventionistas’ inspiration for social change. Come be inspired and learn from the other greats in the movement. This is a training you won’t want to miss!
Paul Kivel, social justice educator, activist, and writer, has been an innovative leader and accomplished trainer and speaker on men’s issues, racism, challenges of youth, teen dating and family violence, raising boys to manhood, and the impact of class and power on daily life. His work gives people the understanding to become involved in social justice work and the tools to become more effective allies in community struggles to end oppression and injustice and to transform organizations and institutions.
Kivel is the author of numerous books and curricula, including Uprooting Racism, Men’s Work, Boys Will Be Men, and Helping Teens Stop Violence, Build Community and Stand for Justice. His most recent book is Living in the Shadow of the Cross. More information about Kivel’s books and additional resources can be found at www.paulkivel.com.
Monday, September 22, 2014
|8:00 am – 8:30 am||Breakfast Provided|
|8:30 am – 10:30 am||Adult Allies: Stopping Violence, Building Community, and Working for Justice with Young People – Part 1|
|10:30 am – 11:00 am||Break|
|11:00 am – 12:30 pm||Adult Allies: Stopping Violence, Building Community, and Working for Justice with Young People – Part 2|
Breakfast provided and lunch on your own.
This four-hour workshop employs interactive learning for adults in creating cross-generational alliances to sustain community, nurture each individual, and create a multicultural society based on love, caring, justice, and interdependence with all living things. Participants will develop a framework and vocabulary to better work with young people in struggles for social justice by shifting a focus from a social service to a social change perspective.
CEUs: 3.5 hours LPC and SW
|$225.00||Prevention Learning Community + Statewide Conference – bundled rate|
|This preconference is now full.|