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Allison Briscoe-Smith



Allison Briscoe-Smith, PhD, is a professor and child clinical psychologist specializing in trauma and issues of race. Much of her work has been consulting with schools on how to support trauma-informed practices and cultural accountability.

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Rubbing Off

Allison Briscoe-Smith explains how kids learn about race—and how their parents can help them make sense of difference.

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How an App Can Help Parents Talk About Race and Racism with Kids

Discussing the racial divides in this country with children can be a challenging conversation for parents. Mental health professional Dr.

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Generation Mixed Goes to School: Radically Listening to Multiracial Kids

Generation Mixed Goes to School radically listens to and weaves together stories of mixed-race children and youth, teachers, and caregivers with perspectives and research from social and developmental psychology, Critical Mixed Race Studies, and education.

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How to Talk with Your Kids About Donald Trump

The GOP candidate is creating fear and confusion in children, especially kids of color. Here are three suggestions for talking with kids about race and racism in the media.

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How to Navigate Conversations on COVID-19 & Racism With Your Children | B-Well Together | Salesforce

Get tips on how to navigate conversations with your children around COVID-19 and racism with Allison Briscoe-Smith, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the Wright Institute. #Salesforce #BWellTogether Subscribe to Salesforce: http://bit.ly/SalesforceSubscribe

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Three Lessons from Zootopia to Discuss with Kids

The new Disney film raises tough questions about prejudice for parents and teachers to explore with children.

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How to Speak to Your Children About Racism with Allison Briscoe-Smith

CGTN's Asieh Namdar spoke to Allison Briscoe-Smith, director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the Wright Institute, on how to speak to children about racism.

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How Can I Stay Positive for My Kids When I’m So Overwhelmed?

Even for a psychologist who studies how kids understand racism and violence, talking to her own children about it is difficult.

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Bridging Divides: Allison Briscoe-Smith

Learning to reach out to people you disagree with may be a dying art, but it’s also one of the most valuable methods we have for fighting alienation. In this video, psychotherapist Allison Briscoe-Smith shows us how to do it.

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How to Befriend People You Don’t Like

One successful way to combat prejudice, it seems, is by serving as a model to others.

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