Exploring Climate Anxiety and Building Community Resilience Together
Name: Exploring Climate Anxiety and Building Community Resilience Together
Date: October 27, 2022
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PDT
Many people are experiencing a wide range of responses to how climate change is affecting our communities and our lives. This presentation will introduce a common language and knowledge about the range of reactions people are reporting and strategies to take towards personal and community resilience. About the Presenter Melanie has a MA in Environment and Community and has been working with WSU Extension as the 4-H Program Coordinator for about four years. She knows that building a stronger, more resilient community is a key factor in improving the environment and all of our lives. She enjoys empowering youth to create the kind of community they want to live in. She has completed the Path to Becoming Trauma Informed certification from the WSU Child and Family Research Unit and uses this to help inform community building efforts.