Tell the Whole Story: Community Event with Sheila Wise Rowe

Sheila Wise Rowe, author of Healing Racial Trauma: The Road to Resilience, will share with us why she wrote the book, and will also share insights and practices that offer hope and healing. 

This virtual event will be on Friday, November 13, 2020, 12-1 p.m.
All SPU students, faculty, and staff are welcome. 

Register here:

11/17/2020 Update: The recording of this event can be found here (SPU login credentials required). Sheila’s book, Healing Racial Trauma: The Journey to Resilience, is also available from the SPU Library as an e-book.

Sheila Wise Rowe is a truth-teller who is passionate about matters of faith and emotional healing. She advocates for the dignity, rights, and healing of abuse survivors, those carrying racial trauma, and racial conciliation. Sheila is a graduate of Tufts University and Cambridge College and holds a Master's in counseling psychology. For twenty-five years she’s counseled and taught counseling in Boston, France, and for a decade lived in South Africa where she ministered to homeless women and children. She is a member of the Community Ethics Committee of Harvard Medical School, a policy-review resource for its teaching hospitals. Sheila is the director of The Rehoboth House, an international healing and reconciliation ministry based in Massachusetts. She is also co-founder of The Cyrene Movement, an online community for people of color seeking healing for racial trauma. Sheila Wise Rowe is the co-author of The Well of Life. Sheila's essays can be found in numerous blogs, newspapers and journals. She is a sought-after speaker at colleges, churches, organizations, and seminaries. Sheila's latest book, Healing Racial Trauma: The Road to Resilience is published by IVP.

Posted: Monday, November 02, 2020