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Optional Readings

Please send Bridget McCormick or your Program Director additional readings you'd like to add here as a resource for other students. 

Gun Violence Resources: 

Chelsea HUB, City of Chelsea, MA: Chelsea Hub - YouTube

June 14, 2023 Resources:

Philadelphia Free Library Slides

Rachel Talley:

Scott Charles:

Play on Philly

June 21, 2023 Resources:

Safety Plan Activity for Adults

Safety Plan and Classroom Management Tips for Working with Youth 

*Mike O'Bryan will send more resources in the next few weeks

June 28, 2023 Resources:

BTG Student Coordinator Slides

CP Kits

Ken Ginsburg's Slides 

July 5, 2023 Resources:

Smoking Cessation Slides, Ryan Coffman

The Road to Justice (streaming at your local library)

Notes from America with Kai Wright (Andre's podcast)

Frontline: Clarence and Ginni Thomas

The Mothers of Gynecology

Coming to the Table 

Racial Equity Institute

July 12, 2023 Resources:

Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, Amy Nieves

Passcode: 9N%Ds0CD

Disability Etiquette Guide

July 19, 2023 Resources:

Mario Cruz Email

Next Distro Narcan Distribution

Professional Poster Benefits

Poster Citation for CV

July 26, 2023 Resources:

The Philadelphia Tribune - 57 Blocks in Philly are Prone to Shootings 

Book Recommendations:

"When Breath Becomes Air" by Paul Kalanithi

“In Shock” by Rana Awdish

"Wit: A Play" by Margaret Edson

"Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine" by Damon Tweedy M.D.

"Tears of Salt: A Doctor's Story of the Refugee Crisis" by Chenxin Jiang

"An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness" by Kay Redfield Jamison

"Letter to a Young Female Physician: Thoughts on Life and Work" by Suzanne Koven

"This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Young Doctor" by Adam Kay

"In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction" by MD Gabor Maté and Peter A. Levine Ph.D.

"Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families--and How Abolition Can Build a Safer World" by Dorothy Roberts 

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