Social Justice Summit 2023

Big Conversations:
Race, Trauma & Collective Healing
January 20th - 21st 2023

Trauma research foundation is excited to announce our 3rd Annual Social Justice Summit

We invite you to join us in virtual community as we explore vitally important issues in the realm of social justice and healing from trauma. Our presenters will speak on visibility and inclusion, psychedelics and social justice, healing for incarcerated trauma survivors, the intersection of community healing through the public school system, and the importance of embodied awareness for healing. 

2 Days

Join us and leading researchers, clinicians, and playmakers!

Virtual - Join from Home

Register to join us online from all over the world.

Jan 20 - 21, 2023

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Bessel van der Kolk, MD

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Dr. Natalie Edmond


Eugene Ellis


Erica Sandoval

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Susan Burton

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Dr. Gary Bailey

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Ifetayo Harvey

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Staci Haines

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Gwendolyn VanSant

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Jack Saul


Marshall David Jones


Additional speakers coming soon

Full speaker list coming soon


The Social Justice Summit 2023 will take place over 2 days, on Friday the 20th and Saturday the 21st of January 2023.

Full schedule coming soon

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For more than three decades, the Trauma Research Foundation has been dedicated to an integrative approach to developing innovative treatments for traumatized children and adults, researching the efficacy of those methods, and to training students and clinicians from around the world in the science of treatment development, their clinical applications, and dissemination.

We want to ensure that our events are as accessible as possible, which is why we are running with Sliding Scale ticket prices.

Social Justice Summit 2023 Registration

Tickets are available for a special early-bird price of just $125 until December 16th

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Tickets include live stream access via zoom, and access to recordings for 30 days.