Upcoming Events …


Esperanza Community Housing Corporation & AWMNH

Community Health Promoters (Promotoras) Training Program

Los Angeles, CA

Topic: Perinatal Mood Disorders (May 3, 2017)

Topic: Cultural Sensitivity for Working with Pregnant, Birthing and Breastfeeding Mothers (June 7, 2017)




"Diversity, Determinants & Disparities in Perinatal 

Mental Health Conference"

Los Angeles, CA

June 19 & 20 2017

Topic: Transgenerational Trauma, 

Implications for African American Maternal Health




(60 Minute Break Out Session)

The Midwives Alliance of North America Annual Conference

Topic: Presentation on the newly published research by Black Women Birthing Justice "Battling Over Birth: Black Women & The Maternal Health Care Crisis in California"










Past Events …


Long Beach Black Infant Health Program (BIH)

May 5, 2017

Workshop Topic: Transgenerational Trauma & Resilience Among Black Women in America

2017 Los Angeles Women in Leadership Symposium

March 9th, 8:30am -11:30am

Nestlé USA

The focus of this annual event is to bring together a diverse mix of successful women leaders who, through the discussion of topics relevant to today’s issues will educate, inspire and encourage women to reflect on their own goals and status as they strive to advance within their organizations. 

Dr. Peprah's Panel Topic: The Difference “Difference” Makes – Double Minority Leadership

http://wilsymposium.com/2017-symposiums/2017-los-angeles/#reg-cta 






2017 Mother-Friendly Childbirth Initiative Symposium

LIFE IN THE WOMB AND ITS LASTING IMPACT

File Screening and Panel Discussion

A Film Screening and Panel Discussion for Perinatal Professionals and Parents &  A Fundraiser for The Association for Wholistic Maternal and Newborn Health

Date and Time: Saturday, February 18, 2017, 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm| Location: Pasadena Armory Center  for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.


California Black Infant Health Program (BIH) Annual Meeting

November 15, 2016

Workshop Topic: Transgenerational Trauma & Maternal Impacts

CALL TO ACTION II From Science to Action: Reducing the Impact of Childhood Trauma on Lifelong Health through a Collective Impact Approach 

Workshop Topic: Transgenerational Trauma

Friday, June 3, 2016 8:00 am to 4:30 pm 

Huntington Hospital Braun Auditorium



Esperanza Community Housing Corporation & AWMNH

Community Health Promoters (Promotoras) Training Program

Los Angeles, CA

Topic: Perinatal Mood Disorders (5/6/2016)

Topic: Cultural Sensitivity for Working with Pregnant, Birthing and Breastfeeding Mothers (4/8/2016)




2015 MFCI Symposium

Protecting The MotherBaby-Dyad: Innovation in Maternity Care

California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

Workshop: Croos-Cultural Approaches to Mother-Baby Support

October 14, 2015 8:00AM

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Board of Directors Member/Cultural Competency Trainer

Past Workshops: Enhancing Cross-Cultural Awareness & Communication Skills among Doula and Breastfeeding Support Trainees.

Oct 2011, July 2012, Oct 2012, Oct 2013, Oct 2014, April 2015



 

The National Week of the Young Child

Harlem State Office Building

Panel Topic: Cultural Factors in Parenting

April 14, 2015 


The 65th United Nations DPI/NGO Conference titled

'2015 and Beyond: Our Action Agenda

August 27, 2014

United Nations New York Headquarters

Panel Topic: Mental Health An Invisible Disability 



Harlem Book Fair

Saturday July 12, 2014

Countee Cullen Library 104 W 136 St. NY, NY 

Panel Topic: Mental Health Concerns in the First 2000 Days




Mocca Moms, Inc., New York, NY

May 2014

Topic: Parenting Toddlers, Potty Training & The Family Bed

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Mocca Moms, Inc., New York, NY

November 2013

Topic: Parenting and Discipline Strategies with Toddlers 



2nd Annual State Black Male/Female Relationships Conference- February 2013

Topic: Creating a Lasting Marriage… Communication, Trust, Commitment

1st Annual State Black Male/Female Relationships Conference- January 2012

Topic: Parenting in the Black Community   



Presentation of Clinical Considerations for Mental Health Professionals Working with Women who have Undergone Female Genital Cutting at ABPsi 2012 Convention 



16th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma

September 11-14, 2011

Topic: Poster Presentation of Clinical Considerations for Mental Health Professionals Working with Women who have Undergone Female Genital Cutting



University of California San Francisco

Global Health, M.S. Lecture Series

June 7, 2011

Topic: Presentation of Physical and Mental Consequences of Female Genital Circumcision



International Center for Traditional Childbirth 7th Annual Conference October 10, 2010

Topic: Presentation/Workshop on Clinical Considerations for Birth Professionals Working with Women who have Undergone Female Genital Cutting.



California Psychology Association of Graduate Students at  

2011 California Psychology Association Convention

April 7-10, 2011

Topic: Poster Presentation of Clinical Considerations for Mental Health Professionals Working with Women who have Undergone Female Genital Cutting


 

California Association of Midwives Annual Conference 2011

'Putting the Community Back in the Midwife:

Reframing Contradictions in the Birth World'

May 20 – 22, 2011

Topic: Presentation/Workshop on Clinical Considerations for Birth Professionals Working with Women who have Undergone Female Genital Cutting

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