February 10 to 22, 2020, 4th floor of Cofrin Library


I am Psyched! is a multimedia initiative that explores the history and contemporary contributions of women of color in psychology as they engage in psychological science, practice and social justice. Created by the American Psychological Association's Women's Programs Office, the exhibit highlights achievements of women of color in psychology. Learn about the inspiring lives of many women who accomplished 'the firsts' in psychological science, to benefit society and people's lives.  In addition to the exhibit, events will be held to highlight the experiences of women of color in psychology in our area.
 
Events
Opening Reception,  Tuesday, February 11, 4-6pm
Join us as we launch this important exhibit celebrating women of color in psychology.  We will have speakers, a photo booth, food, and information on WOC sheroes in psychology!
 
Speaker Sheng Lee, Wednesday, February 12, 5pm
Sheng Lee will talk about the need locally for access to multicultural therapy.  She runs Us 2 Behavioral Health Care in Appleton, which addresses current disparities in mental health services for minorities.  Sheng Lee also teaches in the Masters of Social work Program at UWGB. Sponsored by the UWGB Chapter of Psi Chi.
 
Photo Booth...This is what a psychologist looks like!  February 17-22, Student Union
Future (and current) psychologists...Stop by your table at the Student Union and show the world your future self!
 
I Am Psyched Talks, Monday, February 17th, 4pm
Four short minute talks by students on four amazing women of color in psychology.  Support students, be inspired.
 
Scavenger Hunt
 
Thank you to our co-sponsors, the College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences., Psychology Department, Women's & Gender Studies Program, MultiEthnic Student Affairs, Diversity Task Force, Feminists for Action. 

I Am Psyched committee:  Addison Hunter, Christine Smith, Hanette Kamanda, Joy Russ, Kailah Siggers, Leslie Lee, Priyanka Bharadwaj 

For more information. contact Christine Smith at smithc@uwgb.edu.