BLACK LIVES MATTER

It can be difficult to know what we can do individually that will make a difference in the Black Lives Matter movement. The following resources will provide more information for how you can help promote social justice:

Do you want to better understand the different roles you can play in combating social inequities? Check out the Social Justice Ecosystem Infographic here:

https://medium.com/@dviyer/my-role-in-a-social-change-ecosystem-a-mid-year-check-in-1d852589cdb1

The Kentucky Psychological Association has created a valuable list Anti-Racism and Racial Trauma resources. Check it out:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B6Kfb50yGQjBdyfPN7uYZD59F2xd8sEtMZcG-EnwMIo/edit?usp=sharing

Here are 97 Things white people can do to promote racial justice:

https://medium.com/equality-includes-you/what-white-people-can-do-for-racial-justice-f2d18b0e0234

Want to better understand what Louisville-area protesters are illuminating and advocacy steps to promote?

https://justiceforbreonna.org/?fbclid=IwAR3bJ5pP8WqJxTMO4I1BRGtePkkybf3nsTlj9gG0vQQ6AXvHAsgyl7dzCqQ

Would you like to donate to the Louisville-area bail fund to assist protesters who have been arrested while exercising their Constitutional rights for peaceful protest? Click here:

https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/louisville-community-bail-fund-2

Here are some meditations related to BLM, healing racial trauma, and promoting white allyship: 

http://drcandicenicole.com/2016/07/black-lives-matter-meditation/

Searching for resources for talking to kids about race? Look here:

https://www.prettygooddesign.org/blog/Blog%20Post%20Title%20One-5new4?fbclid=IwAR1sfN2ewyNJ_1URThFupa85lmOPb53KrAW3Aaqqk4SN6DYFdcGtzi8-LKo

Are you wanting to address racism in your own therapy? 

https://ct.counseling.org/2014/01/addressing-clients-prejudices-in-counseling/

Looking for anti-racism resources including recommended articles, books, movies, children’s books to get educated and get conversations going? Try:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BRlF2_zhNe86SGgHa6-VlBO-QgirITwCTugSfKie5Fs/preview?pru=AAABcnb5mB8*DxXs7K_umbRHlS1kzEln3g&fbclid=IwAR2rYgmxIRA2vXlRWHrYyPvUTOM1zjGYWpk_b4m_3QoapUDz7h0Gt6ByMl0

FOR PEOPLE OF COLOR:
Are you a person of color seeking therapy specifically around racial trauma? Contact:

Spalding Collective Care Center

502.792.7011

https://www.spalding.edu/blog/spalding-collective-care-center-assists-race-based-stress-trauma/