Free 20 Minute Aha!
Michelle Garcia Winner—founder of the Social Thinking Methodology—explores the ways in which our neurology and life experiences combine to shape our world lens, including our racial biases. Using the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matter movement as a backdrop, Michelle directly addresses the challenges of being both black and having social learning challenges, such as ADHD. Too often, interventionists are quick to dismiss a child’s learning problems because their personal racial bias frames the child as a simple “behavior problem. Viewers are asked to consider the power of the social mind to value others, form our character, and then make choices through the use of meta-cognitive strategies to create a caring community for all.
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