20 Jan Count It All Joy: Rituals and Recipes for Healing
Black History Month x Survivor Healing Series: Count it All Joy
From 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM ET
presented by me too. International / [email protected]
The third installment of me too. International's Survivor Healing Series speaks to the transformative power of Black Joy. As we walk in the legacy of our ancestors, working to disrupt sexual violence in our homes and communities, all the while deepening our healing journeys, we invite you to pause and consider what joy makes possible in the movement to end sexual violence.
The series will kick off Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at 6:30 pm EST and repeat every Wednesday through March 2, 2022. Registration is required for Zoom participation, unless otherwise noted. Closed Captioning and ASL interpretation will be provided. Interpretación está disponible en Español. Para Español, llame 844-857-5555, código de acceso: 8117900
Week 1: The Emotional Continuum
Where there is joy, there might also be anger, sadness, and fear. This session will explore the continuum of emotions necessary for us to heal and get free.
Week 2: Pleasure as a Portal (Closed Session)
Violence, stress, and trauma can rob us of our ability to experience pleasure, this closed session invites survivors to reconnect with themselves through sensual self touch and affirmation.
Week 3: We Believe that We Will Win
Our joy is our resistance. This session will explore how we use Black joy in our resistance struggles and explore collective art making.
Week 4: Rituals and Recipes for Healing
Cooking is a site of joy and ancestral wisdom. In this session we will cook together in order to commune with one another.