First Presenter's Institution

P. Anderson Consulting

Second Presenter's Institution

NA

Third Presenter's Institution

NA

Fourth Presenter's Institution

NA

Fifth Presenter's Institution

NA

Location

Session 5 (Scarbrough 1)

Strand #1

Academic Achievement & School Leadership

Relevance

Presenter will provide.

Brief Program Description

“Black Girl Magic” is a popular phrase that celebrates the beauty, power, and resiliency of black womanhood. Just like “magic,” our black girls are often misunderstood and feared. Through implicit biases, stereotypes, and discrimination, many black girls are unable to tap into their full potential. As change agents, it is our responsibility to break barriers and build therapeutic relationships to tap into black girl magic!

Summary

“Black Girl Magic” is a popular phrase that celebrates the beauty, power, and resiliency of black womanhood. Just like “magic,” our black girls are often misunderstood and feared. Through implicit biases, stereotypes, and discrimination, many black girls are unable to tap into their full potential. As change agents, it is our responsibility to break barriers and build therapeutic relationships to tap into black girl magic!

Evidence

Presenter will provide.

Format

Individual Presentation

Biographical Sketch

Phylicia Anderson MSW, LCSW is currently a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the Savannah, Georgia area. She has experience in mental health services, therapeutic relationship building, special education, conflict management, de-escalation skills, cultural and diversity awareness, behavior and classroom management, family services, case management, public speaking, youth-at-risk, foster care, student outreach, individual and group counseling, and advocacy. She has shared her expertise in various schools, workshops and conferences through presentations and consultations. Phylicia hopes to inspire and motivate all people to explore innovative ways to help themselves, advocate for others and to make impactful change for all.

Presentation Year

2019

Start Date

3-5-2019 10:15 AM

End Date

3-5-2019 11:30 AM

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Black Girl Magic: Understanding Our Misunderstood Black Girls Through Therapeutic Relationship Building

Session 5 (Scarbrough 1)

“Black Girl Magic” is a popular phrase that celebrates the beauty, power, and resiliency of black womanhood. Just like “magic,” our black girls are often misunderstood and feared. Through implicit biases, stereotypes, and discrimination, many black girls are unable to tap into their full potential. As change agents, it is our responsibility to break barriers and build therapeutic relationships to tap into black girl magic!