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A support group for Black students
What is Black Student Support and Healing Space?
Black Student Support and Healing Space is a support group for Black students. The goal of this group is to create space for Black students to feel comfortable talking about Black experiences surrounding racism in a group setting.
Discussing racism can activate a person’s emotional responses. If you find yourself in this position, please reach out for support from our Mental Health Nurses during our hours of operation at 778-782-4615. Relevant support for Black students is also available 24/7 with My SSP. Specific counsellor options can be requested.
How does it work?
We will encourage the sharing of personal stories of racism and cultivate healing.
Where does it take place?
Sessions are held virtually over Zoom.
Summer 2021 Schedule
How do I join?
Registration has closed.
About the Facilitator
Tricia-Kay Williams has a BA degree in Psychology from the York University in Toronto O.N. and an MA degree in Counselling Psychology at the Adler University in Vancouver B.C. Tricia has extensive experience counselling individuals and families and is skilled in treating: Trauma, Anxiety, Transitional/Career and Relational issues. She is also an active community and social services professional who worked for some years as a Residential Youth Worker. Tricia is an advocate for anti-racism that affects BIPOC individuals and consults with organizations to foster a more anti-racist approach. Tricia is the owner of a counselling practice called Metamorphose Counselling and is the host of a YouTube channel called Meta Transitions.