Deportation and Detention: Addressing the Psychosocial Impact on Migrant Youth and Families
Date / Time
September 28, 2018 - September 28, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The event will feature first-person accounts, practitioners’ reports, and existing research that document the traumatic impacts of deportation and detention upon migrant youth, families and communities. It brings together migrants, practitioners, advocates, and researchers to share knowledge and strategies on preventing and ameliorating these impacts.
Keynote Speaker – Luis Zayas – Dean and Professor, School of Social Work, University of Texas at Austin