Consultant, Speaker, Community Advocate, Educator and Researcher:


Mental health, suicide, reproductive freedom, childfree-by-choice, demographic and cultural variance


Kimya N. Dennis, Ph.D.

Contact: Kimya N. Dennis •  Cell 919-710-0288 • kimya@kimyandennis.com


Examples


Presenter, “Our Health is Always Important: How do we promote LGBTQ Mental & Physical Health Year Round,” North Star LGBTQ Potluck with a Purpose, Winston-Salem, NC, December 2017 http://www.northstarlgbtcc.com/newsevents/


Moderator for "Tribes within the Tribe," The NotMom Summit, Cleveland, Ohio, October 2017
https://notmomsummit2017.sched.com/

Panelist for "Breakfast with NotMoms from around the World," The NotMom Summit, Cleveland, Ohio, October 2017 https://notmomsummit2017.sched.com/

Presenter, “Workshop: African Diaspora Life Stressors Contribute to Mental Health and Suicide,” Black Mental Health Symposium, UNC-Charlotte, September 2017 http://blackmhsymposium.com/


Workshop, “Sexuality and sexual freedom do not require human reproduction,” NC Sexual Health Conference, September 2017, Raleigh, NC http://www.ncsexcon.org/

“Open Seminar: Black mental health,” Winston-Salem Juneteenth Festival, June 2017
http://triadculturalarts.org/index.php/juneteenth-festival/open-seminar-juneteenth/

Honorarium Speaker, “Health and Freedoms: Sociocultural Identities and Experiences,” Maya Angelou Center for Women's Health and Wellness: International Women's Health Summit 2017 - A Global Priority, Winston-Salem, NC, March 2017

Honorarium Speaker, Plenary Session “Expanding Perspectives of Black Suicide and Black Suicidal Self-Harm.” Cleveland Urban Minority Alcoholism Drug Abuse Outreach Project (UMADAOP), Cleveland, Ohio, September 2016


Honorarium Workshop Presenter, “Ways to Reach ‘Our People’ for Mental Health Outreach.” Cleveland Urban Minority Alcoholism Drug Abuse Outreach Project (UMADAOP), Cleveland, Ohio, September 2016