STEP UP/HIVE Grand Rounds: Shawn Ginwright and the Future of Healing

ZSFG Carr Auditorium

Friday, January 25th 12pm - 1pm in Carr Auditorium

Dr. Shawn Ginwright
The Future of Healing: Shifting from Trauma Informed Care to Healing Centered Engagement

STEP UP is partnering with HIVE, a program at forefront of comprehensive HIV-informed sexual and reproductive health, to host a lecture by Shawn Ginwright at San Francisco General.

Dr. Ginwright is a leading national expert on African American youth activism and development. He is an Associate Professor of Education in the Africana Studies Department at San Francisco State University and the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Flourish Agenda, a social impact and research company that provides information, and strategies that improve outcomes for youth of color.

Drawing on ethnographic case studies from his book Hope and Healing in Urban Education, he will explore why we need to shift our strategies from “trauma informed care” to “healing centered engagement”.