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Real Talk About Racism

Exciting news! Dr. Williams has just started an Anti-Racism International Meetup Group. All are welcome to join for a meaningful and sensitive online conversation. We have a special meeting time just for therapists and another for the general public. Meetings are kept small to facilitate deep discussion so be sure to RSVP.


European Conference Event for Communities of Color

Drs. Sonya Faber and Monnica Williams prepare to deliver a skills-training class at the 2019 World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies in Berlin, Germany.

Popular Lecture Topics

  • Being a Racial Justice Ally
  • Racial Stress and Trauma
  • Understanding Racism, Discrimination, and Stereotypes
  • Understanding Microaggressions
  • Understanding Major Mental Illness
  • Sexual Obsessions in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Improving an Adverse Racial Climate
  • Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy and Inclusion
  • Hoarding Disorder
  • Culturally-Informed CBT
  • Psychedelic Therapies and Racial Justice

Popular Workshop Topics

  • Assessment & Treatment of Racial Trauma
  • Microaggressions in Clinical Care
  • Understanding and Connecting with Black Clients
  • The Racial Harmony Workshop: Reducing Racism and Building Allies
  • Exposure and Ritual Prevention (Ex/RP) for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • The Ethics of Inclusion: Culturally Informed Research Design
  • Issues Facing Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients: What You Need to Know That Clients Might Not Tell You

Upcoming Presentations

Recorded Online Continuing Education Trainings

 Dinner with 9 people in Berlin

Colleagues meet for dinner in Berlin, Germany, for the 2019 World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Pictured includes Marie Carlson, Maurice Endsley, NiCole Buchanan, Matthew Skinta, Monnica Williams, Courtney Louis, Jamilah George, Naomi Faber, and Sonya Faber.
 

Invited Lectures & Workshops 2021 (All Online due to Covid-19)

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, August 30). Becoming an Anti-Racist Clinician. Laureate Psychiatric Clinic and Hospital. Saint Francis Health System, Tulsa, OK. [Virtual]

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, July 8). OCD Research in the Era of Black Lives Matter. International OCD Foundation’s Virtual Research Symposium. [Virtual]

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, July 7). Mental Health Disparities in Communities of Colour. Guest Lecture. Population Health Perspectives on Mental Health and Addictions, School of Public Health, University of Toronto, ON. [Virtual]

  • Williams, M. T. & Le Baron, D. (2021, June 19). Psychedelics for Racial Trauma. Doubleblind. Online presentation.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 27). Microaggressions in Clinical Care. University of Ottawa Medical School, Ottawa, ON.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 21). Creating an Inclusive Academic Environment for People of Color. Minority Health Disparities Initiative Workshop. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 20). Racial Microaggressions in Academic Spaces: Scope & Impact. Minority Health Disparities Initiative Lecture. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 10). Racism in Academic Spaces: Impact and Solutions. Bard College, Berlin Campus, Germany.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 5). PTSD and Racial Trauma. Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences. Keynote, McMaster University.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, May 3). Racial Issues in Therapy. Department of Psychology. University of Southern California.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, April 9). Addressing Mental Health Disparities in Marginalized Populations. Keynote presentation. Diversifying Scholarship Research Symposium, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 30). PTSD & Racial Trauma. Operational Stress Injury (OSI) Clinic, The Royal Ottawa. Ottawa, ON.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 26). Microaggressions: Research, Controversy, & Action. Clinical Lunch Speaker, Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.

  • Bangou, F., Coen-Sanchez, K., Williams, M. T., Terretta, M., de B’béri, B. E., & Dalley, P. (2021, March 23). Am I a Racist? Becoming an ally or activist against racism. University of Ottawa, ON.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 23). Treating Racial Trauma. Behavioral Wellness Clinic, Tolland, CT.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 8). Understanding Trauma in the Context of Discrimination. Canadian Human Rights Commission.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 4). Racial Trauma: Research and Disparities. Clinical Psychology Colloquium, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, March 2). Psychedelic Therapies, Research, and Training. Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa, ON.

  • Williams, M. T., Fields, D., Robinson, E. & Patton, L.D. (2021, February 27). Black Solidarity: The Emotionally Healing Power of Dedicated Black Spaces. Black Health Matters Conference at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, February 22). Racial Stress and Trauma. Princeton Grand Rounds. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, February 18). Addressing Cultural and Racial Factors and Perspectives in Research and Clinical Practice. School of Psychology Colloquium. University of Ottawa.

  • Williams, M. T. & Wetterneck, C. T. (2021, February 17). PTSD and Racial Trauma. Consultation Program, National Center for PTSD, US Department of Veteran Affairs.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, February 10). Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapies: A New Frontier in Mental Health. NCR Chapter, Canadian Counselling Association.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, February 1). Microaggressions: Research, Controversy, & Action. University of Maryland Department of Psychology, Diversity Speaker Series, College Park, MD.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, January 29). Culturally Informed CBT. Discussion and lecture for the Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina.

  • Pirozek, J., Williams, M. T., & Dyck, E. (2021, January 20). Chacruna in Canada: What Does Reciprocity Look Like in the North? Community Forum Series. Chacruna Institute.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, January 19). Racial Trauma and New Directions in Healing. Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2021, January 14). Microaggressions in Clinical Care. Workshop. University of Toronto.

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2020)

  • Williams, M. T. and colleagues (2020, December 18). Cultural Competence in Psychotherapy. Panel presentation for the Psychology Graduate Student Anti-Racism Initiative (GSARI), Ryerson University.

  • Williams, M. T., Dyck, E., & Walsh, Z. (2020, December 15). Psychedelics in the Education System: Bringing the Truth to Light. Panel presentation webinar. MAPS Canada. [Cancelled — See statement.]

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, December 9). Racial Microaggressions. University of Georgia.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, December 8). Culturally-Informed CBT. Canadian Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

  • Williams, M. T. & Wetterneck, C. T. (2020, December 4). Understanding and Addressing Racial Trauma. Canvas Health Workshop, Minneapolis, MN. (6 CEs)

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, December 3). Being the Change: Embracing Antiracism in Psychotherapy. PESI / Psychotherapy Networker.

  • Williams, M. T. & Clarke, W. (2020, November 28). Racism and racist societal structures. Internalized Racism in the Afro-Caribbean-Black (ACB) community: Impact on Mental Health. Ottawa River Psychology. Online presentation.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, November 17). Racial Trauma in Defense and Litigation. Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL), Ottawa Chapter.

  • Kaysen, D., Belcourt, A., Williams, M., Marques, L., & Nickerson, A. (2020, November 14). Cultural Adaptations of Evidence Based Treatments for PTSD. Invited Panel for International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

  • Williams, M. & Liew, J. C. Y. (2020, November 5). Health Equity, Race, and Covid-19. Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics expert seminar series. University of Ottawa.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, October 14-16). Psychedelics for Racial Trauma. 2020: Vision and Visionaries, Psychedelic Psychotherapy Forum, Victoria, BC.

  • Williams, M. T. & Skinta, M. (2020, October 9). Microaggressions in Clinical Settings: Learning to Engage Diverse Clients and Improve Treatment Outcomes. Leading Edge Seminars (3 CEs).

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, October 2). Cultural Competence and Treatment for People of Color with OCD. McLean OCD Institute, Houston, TX.

  • Labate, B., Belser, A., Williams, M. T., & Buchanan, N. (2020, September 25). Diversity, Equity and Access in Psychedelic Medicine. Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research 2020.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, September 21). If your clients are not talking about racism – What are you doing wrong? University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, August 26). Racism in the Schools and Universities: Consequences and Solutions. Keynote presentation for School of Psychology V-TRaC Lab, University of Ottawa, ON.

  • Yip, J., Williams, M. T., & Andrews, V. (2020, July 22). Racism and OCD. Online Town Hall Meeting. International OCD Foundation.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, July 22). Racial Trauma and Psychedelic Therapy. The Maudsley Psychedelic Society, King's College, London, UK.

  • James, Y., Timothy, R. K., Prescod, C., Green, B. & Williams, M. (2020, June 20). COVID-19 & Systemic Racism in Canada. The Recovery Project Livestream. The Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy.

  • Williams, M. T. & Okanlami, F. (2020, June 17). Race and Structural Violence. Mandatory Seminar for M1 and M3 classes. Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH. Online presentation.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, June 17). Psychedelics, Inclusion, and Racial Trauma. Yale Psychedelic Science Group, New Haven, CT. Online presentation.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, May, 29-31). Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy and Access: Who Will be Included. Catalyst Calgary Psychedelic Research Conference, Calgary, AL.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, April 25). Psychedelic Psychotherapy is Coming: Who Will be Included? Psychedelic Liberty Summit. Chacruna Institute, San Francisco, CA.

  • Labate, B. & Williams, M. T. (2020, February 19). Diversity, Equity, and Access in Psychedelic Medicine. Community Meeting Series. Chacruna Institute, San Francisco, CA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, February 17). Racial Trauma. Department of Canadian Heritage, Western Region, Vancouver, BC. (online)

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, January 29). Microaggressions: Impact, Prevention, and Racial Trauma in Clinical Care. Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, New Haven, CT.

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2019)

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, December 5). Microaggressions and Clinical Care. Telfer Health Systems Research Seminar Series, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, November 13). Can Psychedelics Heal Racial Trauma? The Penn Society of Psychedelic Science, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, November 2). Racial Trauma and the Promise of Psychedelic Psychotherapies. Keynote lecture for Arizona Psychological Association Annual Convention, Phoenix, AZ.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, October 26). Engaging Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients: What clinicians need to know that clients might not share. NAMI Albany, NY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, October 15-16). Cultural Competence and Racism in Healthcare and Medical Research. Increasing Ancestral Diversity in Lupus Clinical Studies: Overcoming Barriers. Lupus 21st Century Conference, Bethesda, MD.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, August 10-17). MDMA Conference for Therapists and Communities of Color. Workshop Keynote lecture. Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, June 28). Professional Issues Facing Psychologists of Color: Race in the Academy, Structural Racism, and Addressing an Aversive Racial Climate. Center for Multicultural Training in Psychology (CMTP), Annual Dinner Keynote, Boston University, Boston, MA.

  • Wetterneck, C. T. & Williams, M. T. (May, 2019 – July 2019). Functional Analytic Psychotherapy – Diversity Emphasis (Level II) Online Workshop. A 8-week experiential workshop on behavioral techniques to improve interpersonal skills and intimacy for therapists with an emphasis on racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity. (16 CEs)

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, May 3). Cultural Considerations in Treating PTSD in People of Color. NEABPD conference. Yale University, New Haven, CT.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, January 16). Understanding and Treating Racial Stress and Trauma. Department of Psychology, Michigan State University. East Lansing, MI.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, January 3). Cultural-Competence in Mental Health Care. Department of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology. Chicago, IL.

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2018)

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2017)

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, December 1). Understanding and Assessing Racial Trauma within a DSM-5 Framework. Psychology Colloquium, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT.

  • Williams, M. T. & Powers, N. (2017, November 11). Minority Inclusion in the Psychedelic Movement. Panel, Northern Regional Mini Conference, Students for Sensible Drug Policy, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, November 1). From Microaggressions to Racial Trauma: Controversy and New Research. Clinical Psychology Colloquium, Boston University, Boston, MA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, October 6). Consensus Panel on Racism in Medicine. Panel, The Cobb Institute, UConn Health, Farmington, CT.

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, September 29). Reducing Microaggressions and Promoting Racial Harmony in Clinical Practice. Workshop, Connecticut Psychological Association, Wallingford, CT. (3 CEs)

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, September 27). Microaggressions Controversy and New Research. Clinical Psychology Research Series, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

  • Kanter, J. K., Williams, M.T., & Rosen, D. (2017, September 15-17). Diversity & Anti-Racism Functional Analytic Intensive. Workshop, Bastyr University, Seattle, WA. (20 CEs)

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, September 8). Microaggressions and Racial Trauma During Childbirth. Lecture, GOLD Perinatal Online Conference. (1 CE)

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, August 5). From Microaggressions to Race-Based Trauma: Using Psychology to Eradicate Racism. Presidential Keynote Address, Division 35: The Society of the Psychology of Women, American Psychological Association, Washington DC.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, July 13). Racial Trauma and Social Media. Keynote Address No More Martyrs Minority Mental Health Awareness Summit, Birmingham, AL.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, July 12). Issues in African American Mental Health. Undergraduate Lecture, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, June 15). Race-Based Stress and Trauma. Clinician Lecture, Trauma in Our Community Conference, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, WI. (1.5 CEs)

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, April 28). Racial Trauma in Therapy. Workshop, Clinician Training, Momentous Institute, Dallas, TX.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, March 31). Understanding Race-Based Trauma and New Research, Undergraduate Lecture, Introduction to Psychology, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, March 6). Understanding Race-Based Trauma. Lecture, Department of Psychology, Connecticut College, New London, CT.

  • Alsous, Z., Newsome, B., Nguyen, T., Parker, K., & Williams, M.T. (2017, March 3). Policing Color: Black, Brown, and Blue Forum. Panel, Duke University, School of Law, NC.

  • Williams, M.T. (2017, February 20). Race-Based Trauma: Police Violence on Social Media as Modern-Day Lynchings. Lecture, Margaret Clark Morgan Scholar, Hiram College, OH.

  • Williams, M.T., & Kanter, J. (2017, February 14). Race Matters: Mental Health and Campus Racial Climate. Presentation, Critical Connections: Fostering Cross-Functional Conversations on Student Mental Health, UConn Presidential Mental Health Symposium, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2016)

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, December 2). Understanding Race-Based Trauma and New Research. Colloquium, Miami University, Oxford, OH.

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, October 18). Reducing Microaggressions and Promoting Racial Harmony in Clinical Training. Clinical Supervisor Training, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Program in Clinical Psychology, Philadelphia, PA (3 CEs).

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, October 17). Racial and Cultural Trauma. Keynote Address, Trauma and Trust: Peacebuilding in Ruptured Social Systems Conference, University of Denver, CO.

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, June 10). Race-Based Trauma Workshop. Workshop, Transforming Trauma to Triumph Gala, Center for Holistic Development, Omaha, NE. (3 CEs)

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, June 9). Race-Based Trauma in the African American Community. Keynote Address, Transforming Trauma to Triumph Gala, Center for Holistic Development, Omaha, NE.

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, April 26). Depressive Disorders in African Americans. Workshop, University of Louisville, School of Public Health, Commonwealth Institute Health Literacy Project, KY.

  • Williams, M.T., & Kanter, J. (2016, March 18-19). Promoting Awareness and Connection with Ethnically & Racially Diverse Clients. Graduate Workshop, Western Michigan University, Clinical Psychology Program, Kalamazoo, MI. (3 CEs)

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, February 26). Enhancing Clinical Skills with Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients. Workshop, Clinical Psychology Training, University of Maryland, College Park, MD.

  • Williams, M.T. (2016, January 6). Racial Microaggressions on Campus and in Academia. Faculty Training, Office of the President, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

Invited Lectures & Workshops (2015)

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, December 10). Hidden Mental Health Needs: African Americans with OCD. Presentation, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, , Ann Arbor, MI.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, December 9). Microaggressions and the Therapeutic Alliance. Webinar, Community Technical Assistance Center of New York, NYU Silver School of Social Work Field Learning and Community Partnerships and the Division of Lifelong Learning, NY. (1 CE)

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, October 22). Race-Based Trauma. Graduate Lecture, Spalding University, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, October 20). Triadic Therapeutic Process: Use of Interpreters in Mental Health Settings. Clinical Lecture, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, October 15). Enhancing Clinical Skills with Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients. Workshop, Clinical Psychology Training, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, October 10). Race-Based Trauma. Clinician Training, Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), Sullivan Island, SC.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, September 27). OCD Treatment. Workshop, Behavior Therapy Training Institute. International OCD Foundation, Alexian Brothers Hospital, Chicago, IL.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, September 22). Racial Microaggressions in Clinical Practice. Graduate Lecture, Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M.T. (2015, September 16). Microaggressions and Race Based Stress and Trauma. Graduate Lecture, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Panel Discussion. (2015, September 1). The Heckler Report: 30 Years Later Exploring Minority Health in Kentucky, Panel Discussion, The Next Louisville Project, Louisville Public Media, KY. [more]

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, July 23).The Role of Racial Trauma in Psychotherapy. Community Technical Assistance Center of New York, NYU Silver School of Social Work Field Learning and Community Partnerships and the Division of Lifelong Learning, NY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, July 16). Microaggressions in Academia. Student Affairs Summer Academy Professional Development Workshop, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, May 22). Enhancing Clinical Skills with Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients. Center for Mental Health Disparities & Kentucky Psychological Association, Diversity Mini-Conference, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, May 15). Microaggressions in Academia. School of Nursing Faculty, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, April 7). Mental Health Issues affecting LGBTQ Populations. Center for Mental Health Disparities, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, April 3). From Parkland to Ferguson: The Persistence of Racial Disparities. Panel Discussion, Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research, University of Louisville, KY, Apr 3, 2015.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, March 24). Networking and Interviewing as a Culturally Responsive Applicant. Department of Education, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, March 19). Understanding Sexual Orientation Obsessions in OCD. The Practice Institute, Atlanta, GA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2015, March 9). Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Symptom Dimensions & Differential Diagnosis. Differential Diagnosis graduate course, Department of Education, University of Louisville, KY.

Conference Presentations (2016-2020)

  • Williams, M. T., & Skinta, M. (2020, November 21). Microaggressions in Therapy: Effective approaches to managing, preventing, and responding to them. Workshop for the 54rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. (3 CEs)

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, November). Traumatic experiences and mental health risk for refugees. In A. Silverman (chair), Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Access among Marginalized Racial and Ethnic Groups. Symposium for the 54rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

  • Williams, M. T. (2020, November 12). Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy for PTSD Related to Experiences of Racial Discrimination. In R. Anderson (chair), Identifying Barriers and Mechanisms for the Treatment of Racial Trauma Among Black Communities: Implications for Bridging Science and Practice. Symposium for International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

  • Wetterneck, C. & Williams, M. T. (2020, August 2). Sexual and Violent Obsessions in OCD. International OCD Foundation's 27th Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.

  • Mariaskin, A. & Williams, M. T. (2020, July 31). Support group for gender non-conforming individuals with OCD. International OCD Foundation’s 27th Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.

  • Williams, M. T., George, J. R., & Ching, T. (2019, November). Implicit Anti-Black Bias predicts Black Mortality Rates. Symposium for the 53rd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Atlanta, GA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2019, October 17-21). Culturally Informed Psychedelic Therapy. In B. Labate (Chair). Women, Diversity, and Sexual Minorities in the Psychedelic Community. Panel presentation Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA.

  • Williams, M. T., & Faber, S. C. (2019, July). Culturally-informed clinical research: Assessment, recruitment, interventions & ethics. World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

  • Williams, M. T., & Buchanan, N. (2019, July). Racial issues in the assessment of mental health and delivery of cognitive behavioral therapies. Symposium for World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

  • George, J., & Williams, M. T. (2019, July). New tools for the assessment of trauma due to racism. World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

  • Faber, S. C., & Williams, M. T. (2019, July). Implicit racial bias across ethnic groups and cross-nationally: Mental health implications. World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

  • Kamholz, K., Weisberg, R., Meadows, E., Pinkston, M., Prinstein, M. J., Renshaw, K., & Williams, M. (2018, November). Mentoring in the age of #MeToo. Panel presentation for the 52nd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Washington, DC.

  • Williams, M. T., Wetterneck, C. T., Reed, S., Siu, W., Ching, T. & George, J. (2018, November 8-10). Psychedelic Therapy for PTSD in People of Color. Panel presentation for 34th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Washington, DC.

  • Wetterneck, C. T., Williams, M. T., & Carlson, M. (2018, November). Assessing and treating racial trauma. Workshop for International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Washington, DC.

  • Hernandez-Vallant, A., Schreck, M., Williams, M., Potluri, S., & Wadsworth, L. (2018, July 28). Marginalized Identities in OCRDs. Panel presentation for the 25th International OCD Foundation 25th Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

  • Williams, M. (2017, November). Microaggressions and Mental Health: Controversy and New Research. SIG presentation for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Ching, T., Williams, M. T., Taylor, R. J., Mouzon, D. M., Oshin, L. A., Himle, J. A., & Chatters, L. M. (2017, November). Discrimination and Symptoms of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Among African Americans. Symposium presentation for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Williams, M. T., Kanter, J., & Debreaux, M. (2017, November). Trauma Symptoms and Racial Mistreatment in African Americans. Symposium presentation for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Kamholz, B., Chavira, D., Khanna, M., Meadows, E., Rizvi, S., Weisberg, R., & Williams, M. (2017, November). The Personal is Political: Mentoring Women through Career Phases. Panel for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Kleiman, S., Williams, M., Shipherd, J., Asnaani, A., Beshai, S., Chapman, L. K., & Muroff, J. (2017, November). Strategies for Providing Effective Training in CBT with Diverse Populations. Panel for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Martell, C., Williams, M., Jones, D., Chavira, D. & Reuman, L. (2017, November). Considering the ‘modern family’: Multicultural identities in family-based CBT. Panel for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • Pemberton, J. R., Barnett, M., Feindler, E., Green, K. L. Poindexter, E., Williams, D. C., & Williams, M. T. (2017, November). Hooray!!! I Got Into Graduate School…Now What?!?! Panel for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.

  • McIngvale, E., Rufino, K., Hershfield, J., & Williams, M. T. (2017, July). The Use of Technology in OCD Treatment. Panel discussion at the International OCD Foundation Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

  • Moritz, K., Williams, M. T., Hsia, C., & Neziroglu, F. (2017, July). Diversity: The Key to a Better OCD Program. Panel discussion at the International OCD Foundation Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

  • Williams, M. T., Sevelius, J., Kahn, P. G., Red Bear, L. M., & Ali, I. (2017, April). Injustice, Intersectional Trauma, and Psychedelics. Psychedelic Science Conference, Oakland, CA.

  • Graham-LoPresti, J., R., Martinez, K. G, Montoya, H., Williams, M., Aguilera, A., & Garcia, D. (2017, April). The Impact of Discrimination, Hate crimes, and Bigotry in Clinical Contexts. Panel for the Anxiety and Depression Association of America Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2017, April). Unique Issues Facing Ethnically and Racially Diverse Clients: What you need to know that clients might not tell you. Master clinician workshop for the Anxiety and Depression Association of America Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

  • Rosen, D., Kanter, J., & Williams, M. T. (2017, January). Safe Space? Addressing Racial Microagressions in Therapy. National Multicultural Conference and Summit, Portland, OR.

  • Elkins, R. M., Carpenter, A. L., Albano, A. M., Conelea, C. A., McHugh, R. K., Pincus, D. B., Williams, M. T., & Zeiss, A. M. (2016, September). Strategies and Successes in Shattering the 'Ivory Ceiling' for Women in Psychology. Panel for the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York City, NY.

  • Williams, M. T., Tellawi, G., Davis, D. M., Viscusi, J., & Leins, C. (2016, July). OCD and Minority Status [chair]. Panel discussion at the International OCD Foundation Annual Conference, Chicago, IL (1.5 CEs).

  • Hershfield, J., Bell, E., Williams, M. T., & Bell, J. (2016, July). Mind washing: Mastering the Unique Challenges of Mental Rituals. Panel discussion at the International OCD Foundation Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

  • Viscusi, J., Williams, M. T., Wetterneck, C.T., & Seibell, P. J. (2016, July). OCD and Sexual Functioning. Panel discussion at the International OCD Foundation Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

  • Williams, M. T., Kanter, J. W., & Rosen, D. C. (2016, June). Health Disparities, Racism, & the Role of Contextual Behavioral Science. ACBS World Conference 14, Seattle, WA.

  • Williams, M. T. (2016, March). Issues in African American Psychology: Race and Racism [chair]. Symposium for the Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Louisville, KY.

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