We stand in solidarity with the Black community and in support of the local, national and global efforts to address systemic racism. The impacts of systemic racism shape the experiences and opportunities of young Black children and families, as well as those from other marginalized communities. Systemic racism and the inequitable distribution of opportunity takes a toll on social-emotional development from an early age. Mental health consultants strive to promote resilience in young children by investing in the adults who care for them, based on an understanding of culture, race and equity.
Our Center of Excellence is committed to promoting anti-racism equity work through: