Community Engagement & Education
Our piece of the puzzle
Many organizations in Central Florida are doing amazing work around ACEs, trauma-healing and resilience. At the Peace and Justice Institute, our contribution is education and community engagement.
Community Common Read:
Building Resilience in Children and Teens
PJI would like to invite you to participate in a common read Facebook Group focusing on books addressing ACEs, trauma healing, and resilience. In 2019, we read The Deepest Well by Dr. Nadine Burke Harris. This year, we are reading 2020 Conference Keynote Speaker, Kenneth Ginsburg's book Building Resilience in Children and Teens.
To join the PJI Common Read Facebook Group, go to:
Film Screenings, Workshops, Community Events:
Throughout the year, we will offer screenings of the film Resilience as well as offer workshops and community events to create a more trauma-informed Central Florida.
Community Resilience Series: Part 3 (Presented by Dr. Ken Ginsburg)
- Building on the Strengths of ALL Young People
- The final workshop in our community resilience series with Dr. Ginsburg is tailored for educators
- December 8, 2020
- 6:00 - 7:30 pm EST
- Register Here
The Khatoon Foundation
The Khatoon Foundation has played a vital role in sustaining this important community resilience work happening in Central Florida.