Community Conversation: Confronting Impostor Phenomenon
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In this Community Conversation from The Steve Fund, attendees will engage in a discussion around effectively confronting the impostor phenomenon. We will highlight how the impostor phenomenon is created, share clinical observations, and describe the impostor cycle. This overview will share the nature of impostor feelings among young people of color and its mental health implications. After this session, attendees will be equipped with strategies to help overcome impostor feelings, identify the sources and signs of the impostor phenomenon, and discuss strategies to combat feelings of inadequacy that will help young people of color thrive in college and beyond. Open to students of color in, or headed to, college, and all who support them, including family members, educators, and mental health professionals.