Are You Mindful of Your Unconscious Bias?
Parker Johnson recently joined MindWell-U’s Geoff Soloway to discuss unconscious bias and how mindfulness can help reduce its impact. In this webinar, we explored:
The psychology and neuroscience of unconscious bias
The consequences of unconscious bias despite good intentions
Examples of micro-inequities showing up in daily behaviour
Ways to reduce impact of unconscious bias
Parker Johnson has been working in the field of harassment and discrimination prevention, workplace equity and inclusion, conflict resolution and organizational change for over 15 years in Canada. Prior to moving to Canada in 2002, he worked in the US in higher education administration and policy focusing on diversity, equity and inclusion. Parker has an MEd from Harvard Graduate School of Education.