PhD in Leadership and Change student Emily Aiken has been awarded The Utah Phillips/J. David Singer Chapter 93 Veterans For Peace Scholarship Award. The scholarship offers support to students in programs that actively promote the study of global conflict resolution or issues of peace and justice and is in recognition of Emily’s commitment to bringing people together across cultural differences to promote peace and understanding. Aiken is a Program Coordinator and Qualifying Seminar Instructor for the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI). The IDI is a diagnostic tool that provides an opportunity for individuals and groups to learn more about their orientation toward cultural differences, as well as how they can continue their development.
Jessica Leith, faculty in the MA in Couple and Family Therapy program in Seattle, will present in the third part of a four-part webinar series through the University of Washington entitled Family-Based Interventions for Child and Youth Mental Health Across the Developmental Spectrum on December 7, 2022. This webinar is dedicated to family interventions for children and adolescents, with Part Three being specifically targeted toward those interested in learning more about adolescent mental health and family-based treatments, as well as strategies that demonstrate effectiveness in doing this type of work. The webinar will give an overview of current adolescent mental