After our discussion this past week on Peggy McIntosh’s article White Privilege, I discussed the topic with my professor Olon Dotson, who teaches the class Cultural and Social Issues in Architecture. 159 more words
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Adapting Peggy McIntosh’s paper on “Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack of privilege” to accommodate and reveal how Neuro-Typicality constructs its own unspoken system of privilege in our society.
“As a “neuro-typical person”, I realized I had been taught about discrimination as something which puts others at a disadvantage, yet at the same time, I had been taught not to see one of its corollary aspects, which are that “neuro-typical privilege” puts me at an advantage. 1,974 more words
Eastern Virginia Medical School Art Therapy Program recently hosted Stella Stepney, M.S., ATD-BC, LCAT to give a presentation on Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy: Facilitating the Development of Multicultural Competence as part of their 2013 Fall Cultural Competency Workshop Series. 156 more words