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The Diversity Gap: Trauma Informed Workplaces w/ Katharine Manning

The Diversity Gap: Trauma Informed Workplaces w/ Katharine Manning

In this conversation, Bethaney Wilkinson talks to attorney, author, and guide, Katharine Manning about what it takes to create a trauma informed workspace. Katharine shares a 5-point method to equip leaders with the skills they need to listen well when their employees and team members express difficult experiences and circumstances at work. In this winding and thoughtful conversation, Bethaney and Katharine get to the heart of creating a workplace culture where all people feel valued in their humanity. 

As a Senior Attorney Advisor with the Executive Office for United States Attorneys, for fifteen years Katharine guided the Justice Department through its response to victims in cases ranging from terrorism to large-scale financial fraud to child exploitation. She now uses her expertise to help organizations prepare for and respond to the challenges they face involving employees and clients who may be in trauma.

Insight: Trauma is showing up in your workplace regardless of your readiness to receive it. 

Action: Begin taking steps to become a trauma informed organization by providing culturally specific resources.  

Episode Transcript Available Here: www.thediversitygap.com/podcast

About the Diversity Gap:

The Diversity Gap is for everyday people who want to pair their good intentions for diversity with true cultural change.

You can order the book, The Diversity Gap, at www.thediversitygap.com.

Bethaney Wilkinson is the Host and Executive Producer.

Thank you to our guests and patrons who make this podcast possible!

Instagram - @bethaneybree @thediversitygap

Website - www.bethaneywilkinson.com, www.thediversitygap.com

Links from the Show:

Submit a listener question of your own by visiting thediversitygap.com/podcast

Learn more about OfColor: Disruptive Discourse by visiting www.ofcolor.com/disruptive-discourse

Learn more about Katharine Manning: www.katharinemanning.com/

You can order Katharine's book here: www.katharinemanning.com/my-book/

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A More Beautiful Way
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A More Beautiful Way is an exploration of what it takes to slow down, create sacred space, and bring healing hearts, minds & bodies to the work of social change.
Following a life-altering "dark night of the soul" experience of professional grief and burnout, podcast host Bethaney Wilkinson set out on healing journey to discover a more rooted, authentic and seasonal way to live. This podcast is an unfolding collection of conversations on the need for slow, sacred living as a healing pathway for some of the biggest challenges facing us in modern times.