Forum Supporting the Voices of Youth Against Gun Violence
May
17
3:00 PM15:00

Forum Supporting the Voices of Youth Against Gun Violence

WHEN: THURSDAY, 17 MAY 2018

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 

WHERE: UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, NY, CONFERENCE ROOM 4

 

FEATURING: 

YOUTH ACTIVISTS, INCLUDING:

Alex Clavering: Columbia University, Leader, March for Our Lives, NY

Jaclyn Corin: Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, FL

Corinna Davis: Students Demand Action, Montclair, NJ

Mollie Toscano: Brewster High School, Brewster, NY

Nupol Kiazulu: Black Lives Matter


REPRESENTATIVES OF MISSIONS AT THE UNITED NATIONS, UN AGENCIES, AND CIVIL SOCIETY, INCLUDING:

Minister Israel Choko Davies: Deputy Permanent Representative, Mission of Liberia to the UN

Craig Mokhiber: Director, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, NY Office

Dr. Sylvester Rowe: Former Ambassador to Sierra Leone

Gerry Dyer: Chief of Office, Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, UNICEF

Alexander Kalogerakis:  MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Representative to the UN, International Psychoanalytical Association

 

CO-SPONSORED BY: 

MISSION OF LIBERIA TO THE UNITED NATIONS

NGO COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN'S RIGHTS

NGO COMMITTEE ON MENTAL HEALTH

NGO COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS

NGO COMMITTEE ON THE FAMILY

DIANOVA INTERNATIONAL

PSYCHOLOGY COALITION OF NGOS ACCREDITED AT THE UN

IDEAL SOCIETY

INTERNATIONAL HUMANIST AND ETHICAL UNION

NATIONAL BLACK ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NEGRO BUSINESS

PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S CLUBS, INC

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Feb
8
1:00 PM13:00

Shared Trauma: The impact of working with traumatized groups

WHEN: THURSDAY, 8 FEBRUARY 2018

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM WORKING GROUPS MEETING

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PANEL AND DISCUSSION

WHERE: CHURCH CENTER OF THE UNITED NATIONS

777 UN PLAZA (44TH STREET & 1ST AVENUE)

HARDIN ROOM, 11TH FLOOR CONFERENCE ROOM

PROGRAM:

 

Carol Tosone PhD:  "Shared Trauma: When the Professional is Personal"

Professor and Director of the DSW Program in Clinical Social Work at NYU Silver School of Social Work

Nina Urban MD:  "Refugees and trauma: implications for evaluation, 

   treatment and vicarious trauma"

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at New York University and a psychiatrist at the

Bellevue World Trade Center Clinic and the NYU Program for the Treatment of Survivors of Torture

 


 

MODERATORS: Irit Felsen PhD and Karen Hopenwasser MD

Co-convenors of the NGO CMH Working Group on Trauma and Mental Health

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