Category Archives: training

2020 Just Leadership USA Leading With Conviction

Congratulations to our Executive Director, Sheba Williams (Nolef Turns) for being accepted into the 2020 JustLeadershipUSA Leading with Conviction Program. JustLeadershipUSA’s leadership development program is an intensive and dynamic cohort-based program designed to enhance the professional capacity of its participants. Each cohort consists of formerly incarcerated individuals with an already established leadership track record in their own communities. Over the course of one year, participants receive executive coaching, as well as training in community-building, policy advocacy and communications.

1st African Centered Cohort-Training and Certification

The Abusau Pa Black Family Institute and The Richmond Association of Black Social Workers Presents…

1st African-Centered Cohort-Training and Certification

“Cultural Misorientation Intervention Training”

Training 1 – March 3, 2018 VSU 10am – 4pm
Training 2 – April 27, 2018 VSU 10am – 4pm

Contact Information Olufemi Shepsu – 804-356-6754
Or Email: EncodedSuccessfully Encoded
Cohort-Training Fee (includes Text) $50.00 per participant

This is an intensive 10-hour certification process that will focus on the history, theory, methodology, and philosophy of the Cultural Misorientation Paradigm in African-Centered Providers who seek to understand and apply advances in African-Centered Psychology, treatment and interventions to clients of African descent. This Training-Cohort will be facilitated by Dr. Reginald Hopkins – Chair of the Department of Psychology at Virginia State University and Olufemi Shepsu M.S.W., School Social Worker-Richmond Public Schools and the Vice President of the Richmond Association of Black Social Workers.

The Cohort will take place on the Historic Campus of Virginia State University in the Hunter-McDaniel Building. All participants will receive an Official Training Certificate at the conclusion of the Cohort-training.

To pay and register, visit:


Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.