PART 5: Building Power & Momentum to Advance Trauma-Informed Change

Power concedes nothing without demand. It never has, and it never will.

- Frederick Douglass

What You Can Expect to Learn

Power in policy & advocacy

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Increasing power to advance change

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Raising consciousness & generating public awareness

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Grassroots organizing

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Coalition-building (See also: PressOn)

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Using media to support advocacy

Reflections & Resources

What sources of power do you have access to as an individual, a professional, and/or member of a group?

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What outreach/engagement strategies have others used that inspired you to respond?

 

What aspect(s) of raising public awareness, grassroots organizing, and/or coalition-building fit for you?

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POWERPOINT

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ACTIVITY: Op-ed planner

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ACTIVITY: Creating an advocacy elevator speech

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