This session aims to engage culturally specific organizations staff, advocate, program staff and leadership to demonstrate learning and experiences of Center for the Pacific Asian Family’s programs implementing intergenerational approach to violence prevention and crisis intervention work.  The relevant experiences addressing the culture of shame and silence, how it has been taught from generation to generation and how it is impacted API communities, including the perspective of the inside out and outside in within the communities will be shared through facilitated with guided and reflective questions with sample activities from the curriculum that CPAF used with youth, adults, parents and caretakers.  In addition to the concrete activities, CPAF will provide evidence informed research and assessment done in partnership with AAPI Equity Alliance as well with 5 API ethnic specific communities across Los Angeles.


Kwan Wimwipha Chaiun, Anna Lee

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