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Webinar: Impact of the U.S. Immigration System

January 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Webinar: Broken Families, Broken Souls: The Impact of the U.S. Immigration System on Children and Families

Thursday, January 18, 2018
1:00 PM EST

Join the NBA Mental Health Initiative on January 18, 2018, as we discuss the psychological and spiritual impact our current immigration policies and practices have on the Disciples migrant communities. This webinar will explain what trauma is, share stories of those who’ve experienced immigration trauma, and what the church can do to make a difference in the lives of the children and families affected by the broken U.S. immigration system.

Webinar Presenters:

  • Nancy Cordova-Molina – Community Outreach Co-Director at Casa de Oracion Christian Church in San Diego, CA; Nancy also works at Family Health Centers of San Diego promoting mental health
  • Angela Whitenhill, M.Div., LCSW – Manager, NBA Mental Health Initiative

Learn more and register at: https://www.nbacares.org/events/webinar-us-immigration-trauma.

Learn more about Resolution GA-1723, “On Becoming Immigrant-Welcoming Congregations,” which was adopted at the 2017 General Assembly. 


January 18
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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