About the Training: This workshop is a communications training designed to empower communities to combat situations of identity-based violence. The trainer encourages people to be active bystanders and to de-escalate conflict by engaging the target (not the attacker), documenting the incident and offering the target support.
About the Trainer: Tameka Bell is a nationally recognized communications professional who leverages skills in storytelling, training, journalism and strategic narrative to help organizations tell better stories. Bell has led trainings with more than 1,000 grassroots leaders - from first-generation immigrants and those returning from incarceration to clergy leaders and nonprofit executives. She is a native Kansas Citian and holds a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.