University of Southern California

Center for Religion & Civic Culture

Workshop on Trauma and Middle Schoolers

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The Cecil Murray Center for Community Engagement hosts a workshop for faith leaders and educators learning to deal with trauma and its impact on middle school-age children.

The event features Talia Levanon, executive director of the Israel Trauma Coalition, who has provided training and assistance in ChechnyaHaiti, India, Japan, and the United States. Rev. Everett Bell Jr., associate minister of Mt. Olive Second  Baptist and consultant to Silver Lining of Hope Crusade, is a second featured speaker. This program is co-sponsored by the Community Engagement Initiative of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles.

Date and Time: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Breakfast and lunch are included.

For more information, please contact Rev. Najuma Smith-Pollard at or (213) 743 -2141.

Photograph by Jerry Berndt