Free Guided Practice: Overcoming Us v. Them
Intentional and effective practices to overcome the impacts of innate implicit bias are only becoming more relevant and more essential as we “wake up” to how ever-present and ever-damaging those innate biases can be, for ourselves, for everyone we care about, for everyone we share our world with.
This 4-minute video leads you through one powerfully effective practice for rewiring any conditioned patterns of “othering,” based on the work of diversity expert Shakhil Choudhury in Deep Diversity: Overcoming Us v. Them. It’s easily applicable to rewiring any conditioned pattern of unconscious bias, any pattern at all.
For the text version of the exercise, see The Whole Debacle in Less than 15 Seconds