What is social justice?
What does it mean to talk about social justice?
It can be challenging to keep up with shifts in language, and ever-evolving concepts related to social change.
Do you feel confused about some of the terms you hear others using?
In this course, you will be introduced to basic terminology and definitions related to social justice movements, so you can feel more confident engaging in discussions with others.
At the end of the course, you will also get access to resources for further education!
If you purchase the CE add-on, you can receive a certificate for 1.5 CE hours of participation.
In this course, you will...
Learn definitions for terms like implicit bias, intersectionality, systemic oppression, microaggressions, and tone policing.
Be able to recognize the difference between cultural appreciation and cultural appropriation, and learn how to recognize which of your identities hold privilege, vs where you are marginalized or oppressed.
You will feel empowered to answers to questions like: What is the difference between cultural competence and cultural humility, and understand where within the stages of cultural competence you currently fall.
You will also learn some common do's and don'ts of allyship, and what to do when you make a mistake!
So what are you waiting for?
Dive into this course today, and leave feeling more empowered to create change in your community!
How I Locate Myself
I am white, queer, trans non-binary, fat, neurodivergent (autistic/ADHD), and disabled.
I am the grandchild of a Hungarian immigrant.
I grew up in rural Appalachia, on the stolen lands of the Osage, Shawanwaki/Shawnee, Tuchi, and Calicuas nations.
I currently live in Texas, on the stolen lands of the Jumanos, Tonkawa, Lipan Apache, Coahuiltecan, and Comanche nations.
I have a Master's degree in Performance Studies from Texas A&M University, and I am a Registered Drama Therapist through the North American Drama Therapy Association.
I have over a decade of experience with social justice movements, including working with a variety of non-profits and community organizations.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long do I have access to the course?
Forever! Once you've enrolled and paid, you'll have access to the course material for as long as you need. So devour it all in one weekend or take things slow. It's your choice!
What if I want to learn more?
You can contact me via the contact form on my my website www.dramatherapyaustin.com