2018 HJA Conference
September 12-14, 2018
The Curtis, a DoubleTree by Hilton, Denver, Colorado
Hotel Reservations: For online reservations book here or Call in 303.571.0300 or 866.522.1178, use “Healing Justice Alliance” for group rate ($249/night, $180 government rate). Deadline to book at group rate is Monday, August 13, 2018, 5PM local time.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Joy DeGruy
Dr. Joy DeGruy is a nationally and internationally renowned researcher, educator, author and presenter. She is an ambassador for healing and a voice for those who’ve struggled in search of the past, and continue to struggle through the present. Dr. Joy is the acclaimed author of Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome — America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing, Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: The Study Guide, with a second book in the works, Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome Part 2: Be The Healing.
Dr. DeGruy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications; two master degrees in Social Work and Clinical Psychology; and a PhD in Social Work Research. With over twenty years of practical experience as a professional in the field of social work, she gives a practical insight into various cultural and ethnic groups that form the basis of contemporary American society.
September 12, 2018: Working group meetings & pre-conference activities
September 13-14, 2018: Conference and workshops
For photos from 2017 HJA Conference, click here
For conference graphic report, click here
Conference Refund Policy
- Conference registration and/or workshop registration may be canceled with full refund provided written notification is received any time up until four (4) weeks prior to the conference start date.
- A 50% refund is available for conference registration and/or workshop registration provided written notification is received between four (4) weeks and two (2)weeks prior to the conference start date.
- No refunds will be granted within two (2) weeks of the conference start date. In the case of an emergency/extenuating circumstances, special requests may be considered on a case-by-case basis by the conference leadership team following the conference.