Training & Education 


BEAM offers professional development and educational trainings for  students, advocates, activists,  grassroots movements and organizations. 

The BEAM Baseline

 The BEAM Baseline is a two day, social justice informed mental health literacy training for those working in Black communities.  Click below to learn more. 


Integrating Healing Justice & Mental Health

This training is designed for organizations that want to align their policies, service delivery and work culture with healing justice and social justice informed mental health informed strategies. It involves assessment, evaluation and mapping out concrete changes organization's can make. 


  Pictured: Executive Director Yolo Akili Robinson with California State University Dominguez Hills students, after facilitating the "Mental Health & Masculinity" seminar. 

Pictured: Executive Director Yolo Akili Robinson with California State University Dominguez Hills students, after facilitating the "Mental Health & Masculinity" seminar. 

Mental Health & Masculinity Seminar/Training: This interactive seminar focuses more broadly on themes of masculinity and mental health. It engages participants in reflective exercises, dialogue and skills building sessions that draw the link between mental health and masculinity, while giving participants tools to address it in themselves and in their communities. 


Healing & Accountability Skills Building Workshop

H & A is a skills building workshop that gives participants tools to explore their relationships to love, intimacy and safety. Utilizing a strength based approach, the  curriculum allows participants to  affirm the aspects of their relationships they would like to build on, address harm, and review tools that can help them and others in their communities. 

Black Masculinity & Mental Health: A Skills Building Seminar 

This interactive seminar is designed specifically for Black participants. It engages participants in dynamic reflective exercises, dialogue and skills building sessions that draw the link between mental health and the toxic elements of Black masculinity, while giving participants the tools to challenge it in themselves and in their communities. 



Emotionally Intelligent Leadership & Social Justice 

The BEAM Emotionally Intelligent Leadership training provides participants with the necessary tools that help  incorporate emotional justice, equity, and wellness  into their approach to leadership, as well as their organization’s practices and processes.


Mental Health Literacy 101

For Community Based Organizations

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Our Mental Health Literacy 101 is designed to give staff at community based organizations a broad overview of mental health diagnoses, therapy, as well as basic counseling skills and tools to support mental health counselors and address mental health stigma. 

 

 

 

 

 

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