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About the Event
Institutional Racism Series Presents
February 6, 2021; 10 – 11am
1 Hour Social Work Ethics CEU
Addressing Equity in Systems
Presenter: Tanya Rollins, MSW – CPS Disproportionality Manager
Presentation will articulate three levels of racism, allow participants to become familiar with the Texas Model for Addressing Equity, and learn actionable steps to addressing equity within institutions.
Tanya Rollins, MSW is employed in the fields of child welfare and higher education. She has worked in the Texas child welfare system for thirty years in roles as an investigator, intake specialist, intake supervisor, training specialist, and training manager. Ms. Rollins is currently the Child Protective Services Disproportionality Manager for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. She holds the belief that we must unpack the “why” of all disparities that lead to poor outcomes for children and youth and develop strategic plans to eliminate the disparities. She is committed to engaging individuals and organizations in this important dialogue.