Workshops/Events

 

Rootedness is a journey…

Naomi conducts workshops exploring self-care tools and strategies for diverse communities. She is a nationally known writer, speaker and trainer on self-care, disability justice, and living in multiple worlds (intersectionality).

Events

2020 AWP Conference & Bookfair in San Antonio, Texas
Cripping/ Deafing the Book Tour
Thursday, 3/5/20
10:35:AM–11:50:AM
Scheduled Room: Room 212, Henry B. González Convention Center, Meeting Room Level

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Upcoming Workshops and Book Groups

“The exercises were simple yet provocative, good facilitation.” – Syren Nagakyrie

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Previous Speaking Engagements

University of Arizona, Mexican American Studies (MAS) Department
Staff/Graduate student Self-Care Workshop
October 30th 2019

National Network for Justice (NNJ) Conference
Self-Care Plenary
July 24th 2019

Poetry Reading (Virtual)
June 20th, 2019
Darwen, United Kingdom

A Contemplative CRiT Collage Methodology for Community and Self-Mending
Critical Race Studies in Education Association (CRSEA)
May 31, 2019

DREAM Webinar: Self-Care and Activism
DREAM Mentor Mondays Talk
May 6th 2019

Invited Featured Speaker
Association of Writers and Writing Programs
Portland, OR
March 27–30, 2019

Presenting Author: Nuestras Racias stage
Tucson Festival of Books
March 2-3rd, 2019

Speaker: Self-Care and Disability Justice
University of Arizona
January 24, 2019

Speaker: Disabled Mestiza Self-Care
Disability Intersectionality Summit
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
October 13, 2018

Sustaining Spirit Book Reading
Antigone Books
Tucson, AZ
September 2018

Sustaining Spirit Book Reading
Source Booksellers
Detroit, MI
June 2018

Previous Workshops

Fall 2019 Virtual Book Workshop Series
August 2019 – October 2019

Sustaining Spirit: A Workshop Series for Activists
Antigone Books
February – April 2019

Self-Care for Social Justice Activists Study Circle
Tucson, AZ
June 2018 – January 2019

Self-Care for Disability Justice Activists Workshop Series
Michigan Disability Rights Coalition
August – December 2018

Ortiz has facilitated over 1,000 workshops on various topics, such as: Self-Care, Living in Multiple Worlds (Intersectionality), Disability Justice, Youth Leadership, and Conflict Resolution/Anti-Violence work

 

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