Dr Erica McInnis will be facilitating these groundbreaking session create to increase community healing. Black Thrive have identified that many traumas have gone unmentioned within the community and decided to team up with the Black Cultural Archives to bring the community an innovative way to begin the necessary healing required for us to thrive. 

The Seven Keys to Emotional Emancipation are affirmations of the work required to free ourselves as Black people from the psychological and emotional bondage of centuries of racism. These keys serve as conscious reminders of what we must understand, what we must tell ourselves, what we must seek out, and what we must do in order to free ourselves. They can serve as sources of support in moments of stress, challenge, strain, and whenever we are at risk of slipping into old habits, outdated thinking, and unhelpful patterns.  The EEC keys unlock the potential for action in the service of emotional emancipation.

In EEC (SM)s we tell each other our stories, read together, dance together, watch video clips together, practice mindfulness techniques together, manifest our future together and work in groups.

EEC (SM)s are a black only space, free (as money should not be a barrier to healing), and individual sessions can be attended although the full course is highly recommended.  Ground rules are circulated.

Free, booking is essential. Limited spaces are available, early booking is advisable.

Session dates include:

·       18 October 2018, Launch, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       8 November 2018, Key 1, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       29 November 2018, Key 2, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       20 December 2018, Key 3, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       10 January 2019, Key 4, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       31 January 2019, Key 5, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       21 February 2019, Key 6, 5:00pm-8:00pm

·       14 March 2019, Key 7 (final session), 5:00pm-8:00pm

*Please note registration start is a prompt 5.00pm

For enquirers regarding the course please email [email protected]. For enquiries regarding visiting BCA email [email protected]

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