EMH Symposium Schedule

Day 2

Creating a Culture of Community:
Reclaim, Remember, Reconnect

Day 2

Friday August 18, 2022 

9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Breakouts, workshops, and special events are still being updated. 

Please check here regularly for the latest schedule information. 

8:30 - 9:00

Registration, Meet & Greet

Light refreshments served
James Dunn Theater Lobby

9:00 - 9:30

Welcome & Introductions

Walter Turner 

Rebecca Ruan-O'Shaughessy | CCCCO Vice Chancellor for Educational Services and Support

James Dunn Theater 

9:35 - 10:25 am

Opening Address

Historical Trauma and Eating Disorders: What’s The Connection?
James Dunn Theater

Gloria Lucas | Founder and CEO of Nalgona Positivity Pride


Continuing the Conversation with Kevin Cokley & Gloria Lucas


 11:45-12:30  Lunch 


Noonday Address

Beyond Surviving: Empowering & Advocating for Queer & Trans Students

Joshua Moon-Johnson, Ph.D. I Vice President of Student Services at the College of San Mateo

1:40 - 3:00

Afternoon Sessions

Brave Spaces: A Proactive Approach to Supporting LGBTQ+ Students - Gender 101 

Tea Perales 

Creating Trauma Sensitive Environments for all Learners Shaquam Edwards

500 Years of Trauma

Duane BigEagle

Heart Hijack: The Effects of White Body Supremacy On Our Hearts - A Somatic Musical Invitation 

Aneissa Rosas-Sanchez

Ismael Lara 

Stress Management & Yoga Therapy 

Movement to Release Stress and Tension

Robin Gueth 

Performing Arts Dance Studio

The Role of Youth in Building a Safe and Healthy Community

Mark Parker


Reconvene & Close of Day 

Healing and grounding through rhythmic entrainment

Jaimeo Brown