Harambee Initiative Launch Event

๐˜•๐˜ ๐˜ˆ๐˜‰๐˜—๐˜ด๐˜ช ๐˜—๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ด: ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐‡๐š๐ซ๐š๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ž ๐ˆ๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜Š๐˜–๐˜๐˜๐˜‹-๐Ÿท๐Ÿฟ ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ง ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜บ! โฃโฃOur goal is to inspire, encourage, and uplift the Black community as we face this pandemic. Harambee, Swahili, for โ€œ๐‹๐ž๐ญโ€™๐ฌ ๐๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐“๐จ๐ ๐ž๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซโ€, is a reminder of our strength, heritage, and rootedness in community!โฃโฃ๐˜“๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐‡๐š๐ซ๐š๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ž ๐ˆ๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐˜ฃ๐˜บ […]

A Community Healing Session Integrating Spirit, Mind & Body for Self-Care with Breathwork

A free community healing session on how to integrate the human spirit, mind, and body for self-care through ancient African breathwork (conscious breathing) practices, facilitated by Maโ€™at Erica Lewis, Ph.D Join us on Zoom Register here! Ma'at Erica Lewis, Ph.D., earned a doctorate in Counseling Psychology and a master of arts in […]


Healing Conversation: Coping with Racial Trauma and Channeling Black Rage & Pain

As we continue to witness and experience anti-Black violence, most notably with the recent murder of George Floyd, and be disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, community support and dialogue are essential. Join NYABPsi for a healing Conversation on addressing our racial trauma and channeling Black rage & pain.   This workshop will […]


Meditation and Movement

Somatic experiencing practitioner and certified mindfulnessย meditationย teacher Francesca Maximรฉ will lead a 15-20 minute guided meditation. Then we'll transition into chair dancing with aย โ€œback in the dayโ€ Zoom dance party and release some of our stress with some of the top tunes from the 80โ€™s and 90โ€™s! Click to register for […]


Empowering the Black Mind: A Conversation on How We Navigate White Fragility

Join NYABPsi in a community conversation on White fragility, how it impacts us, and acknowledging and accepting our feelings and reactions as we face it. Our conversation, facilitated by NYABPsi Past President Tanya White-Davis, PsyD, will allow us to come together to talk about ways to liberate ourselves towards emotional equity, […]


Part 2 – Empowering the Black Mind: A Conversation on How We Navigate White Fragility

Due to the liveliness of the conversation and your requests to continue it, NYABPsi will be holding space for Part 2 of Empowering the Black Mind: A Conversation on How We Navigate White Fragility! Past NYABPsi President Tanya White- Davis, PsyD, will return to facilitate our discussion, and will be joined by co-facilitator […]