Centering the needs & voices of Black, Indigenous, People of Color, the In Living Color (ILC) Virtual BIPOC Space is a space designed by and for BIPOC participants, providing a refuge for people to gather, connect, rest, and share in the celebration of our lineages & lived experiences. The In Living Color Virtual BIPOC space is also a place for BIPOC participants to access emotional and energetic support throughout the duration of the conference by way of Amanda David and Mandana Boushee, (BIPOC Herbalists and facilitators of the In Living Color Space.)
Opening & Closing Ceremonies
BIPOC registrants for the 2020 Psychedelic Psychotherapy Forum are invited to participate in an opening ceremony for the space on October 14th at 7:45am – 8:15am PST // 11:45am – 12:15pm EST and the closing ceremony will be on October 16th from 4:00pm – 4:30pm PST // 7:00pm – 7:30pm EST.
ILC at PPF2020 Hours & Availability
The ILC space will be open on October 14th, 15th and 16th from 10:45am – 1:45pm PST. ILC facilitators will be on-call 24/7 during the conference via email and Zoom if needed.
To connect with the In Living Color BIPOC space facilitators, Amanda David and Mandana Boushee, please contact them at email@example.com
If you have questions about the inclusion of this space in the conference, please contact Marnie Roper and/or Mercedes CA Grant// firstname.lastname@example.org // email@example.com
- Why People of Color Need Spaces Without White People, by Kelsey Blackwell, on the importance of these spaces when we gather.
- Racial Microaggressions Are Real. Here’s How to Navigate Them, by Ruth Terry, on microaggression culture.
- Woke Without The Work, an online workshop for Non-BIPOC Herbalists, who are seeking to move beyond optical support of our communities, towards active, tangible, and embodied practices of equity.