Conference Schedule

Sunday, September 15, 2019




1:00-3:00 p.m.


Illini Rooms B & C

3:00-4:15 p.m.

Roundtables/Social Hour

Considerations for Cultural Humility and Cultural Competence When Engaging with LGBTQIA+ College Students
Elise Lanker, LCSW and Rebecca Schlesinger, Ph.D.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Intersectionality within Supervisory Relationships
Maria Guzman, M.A.; Tuyet-Mai Hoang, M.S.; Zehra Kaya, M.A.; and Brittany Sievers, M.A.
University of Illinois of Urbana Champaign

Considerations of Intersectionality in Serving International Students
Tzu-An Hu, Ph.D.; Jiyun Kang, Ph.D.: Amy Wiedmann, LCSW; Zhenni Wang, Ph.D. and Yu Li, Cunningham, Ph.D.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Illini Rooms B & C

4:45-5:00 p.m.


Illini Rooms ​B & C

5:00-5:45 p.m.

Panel of Illinois Student Experiences

Illini Rooms​ B & C

5:45-6:30 p.m.

Keynote Address: Dr. Jean Lau Chin

Illini Rooms ​B & C

6:30 p.m.

Banquet (Dinner Served)

Illini Rooms ​B & C

7:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks for Evening

Illini Rooms ​B & C

Monday, September 16, 2019




7:45-8:30 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast 

314A Illini Union    
8:20-8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction 314A Illini Union
8:30-10:30 a.m. Workshop with Dr. Chin 314A Illini Union
10:30-10:45 a,m. Break  

Concurrent Session 1:


  Diversity Issues and Collaboration in Psychopharmacology
Denise Deschenes, M.D., M.S.
Ohio State University
405 Illini Union

Inclusion as Prevention: Engaging Underrepresented Students in AOD Prevention Efforts
Tekita Bankhead, M.S., R.N.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

407 Illini Union
noon-1:15 p.m. Lunch (provided) 314B Illini Union
1:15-2:45 p.m. Plenary Session  314A Illini Union
2:45-3:00 p.m. Break  
3:00-4:15 p.m. Concurrent Session 2:  

Re-Imagining Black Men and Boys as Survivors of Complex Trauma
Nathan Stephens, MSW
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

405 Illini Union

Training to Disarm Racial Microaggressions on a University Campus
David Adams, Ph.D.
Illinois State University

407 Illini Union