Center for Change and Transformation | Dr Kathy Obear

Leading White Accountability Spaces in Your Organization

Learn to lead the healing work & disrupt the racist behaviors we've been taught.

3-Week Course

with Dr. Kathy Obear

Schedule: February 28th, March 6th and March 13th

All sessions are at 2:30p ET/ 12:30p MT for 90 Minutes.

Why whiteness accountability spaces?

To effectively partner with people of color and other whites to interrupt racist dynamics and create more racially just organizations, we need to facilitate Whiteness Accountability Spaces in our organizations.

Learning Outcomes/Purpose

This course is designed to -

Help identify and practice new ways of being that co-create a new, inclusive organizational culture

Show effective common sense approaches to work with leaders to position White Accountability Spaces within your organizational goals & Strategic Plan

Develop Effective White Accomplices and Change Agents who can effectively partner with people of color to create racially just organizations

 Lay out common pitfalls & traps you should watch out for – and what can you do to remedy them

Help find ways to work with leaders to get their support and buy-in

Identify ways whites can be active change agents for creating more racially inclusive services and products for clients

To have inclusive organizations, it’s imperative that as whites, we do our own healing work to disrupt and unlearn all the internalized dominance and racist beliefs we were taught and still hold onto.

Forming Effective White Accountability Spaces

Excited about co-creating new, far more racially inclusive organizations?

Join Dr. Kathy Obear in her dynamic, new 3-session LIVE course debuting 2/28 on Leading White Accountability Spaces in Your Organization.

Who Should Participate?

This 3-Week Course is designed for:

  • White change agents who want to lead White Accountability Spaces
  • HR professionals who want to learn how to design and sponsor an Employee Resource Group for White Allies 
  • EDI leaders and members of EDI Councils who want more ideas for launching White Accountability Spaces/ ERGs

What Others Have to Say About Working with Kathy...

Susie Mahoney, Ed.D.

Mid-level Manager

“Kathy’s sessions are engaging, interactive and nonthreatening. She creates a brave space where people can honestly engage and learn from each other’ stories and experiences.”

Arlene Nededog

Director of Inclusion

“I loved Kathy’s energy and capacity to engage the participants. Her thought provoking activities, handouts, and discussions that allowed me to go from the cognitive to the affective. Self care is one of the most important factors in being a successful change agent.” 

Megan Kosovski

Academic Advisor, Colorado State University

“Dr. Obear’s energy and passion have helped me to feel a renewed sense of purpose, self-worth, and energy.”

Deanne W. Hurley

VP for Enrollment Management + Student Affairs, Ursuline College

“Doing work around inclusion and equity is hard. Dr. Obear uses humor and story telling to help people to understand. Everyone comes into professional development at different levels and she does an excellent job at not shaming or blaming but trying to help others have self-awareness and an appreciation for others.”

What to Expect:

This 3-Week Course includes:

  • 3 weekly learning sessions – engaging, interactive 90-minutes LIVE with Dr. Kathy Obear.
  • Expert resources that can be used to support your organizational efforts.
  • A downloadable copy of the WAS Mini Course Workbook, designed specifically for this course.
  • A free copy of Kathy’s book: …But I’m Not Racist!  Tools for Well-Meaning Whites with supplemental resources, including Book Club Guide.
But I'm not racist book

Schedule: Feb 28th, March 6th, March 13th at 2:30p ET/ 12:30p MT

All sessions are at 2:30p ET/ 12:30p MT for 90 Minutes. Each session will be recorded and sent out to participants.

Deepen the capacity to implement the tools necessary to ensure progress and sustainable change.

Join this 3-Week Course

Starting February 28th, 2020

Only $197!

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There's no time like NOW

Join Dr. Kathy Obear’s 3-Week Course on Leading White Accountability Spaces in Your Organization.