“Thank you for calling our attention to cycles we have the power to change.”
– Participant, Radical Self Care Workshop for Graduate Students
Workshops + Speaking
Host a workshop or speaking for your group! Rootwork is committed to working with classrooms, groups, and organizations who are committed to deep community wellness.
Our experiential workshops are designed to get the mind/body/spirit moving. Participants take away tools for self-care, as well as tools for socially-just scholarship, business, and/or community work.
As a speaker, Naya brings 15+ years teaching youth and adults, including 8 years experience facilitating meditation and holistic workshops.
Meet Your Guide: Naya is an ecstatic facilitator, geographer, soulpreneur, and food justice educator. She has facilitated and consulted in non-profit, academic, and holistic settings. You can also find her co-creating Food for Black Thought.
Connect to schedule a workshop or inspired speaking for your class or group.
Selected Invited Workshops + Speaking:
Abriendo Brecha Conference
Latina History Series hosted by Southwestern University
Revolutionary Alchemy: the Matter & Magic of Black Lives, John Warfield Center for African and African American Studies
Radical Self Care Workshop | Erotic Subjectivities in the African Diaspora Course, University of Texas-Austin (Dr. Lyndon K. Gill)
Mind, Body, and Soul Health Fair | National Black MBA Association -Austin Chapter
3rd Annual Native American and Indigenous Student Symposium | Native American and Indigenous Student Association
Women of Color Retreat | Multicultural Engagement Center, University of Texas-Austin
Welcome Home: Natural Hair Care Expo by Do You Naturally™ Hair Salon and Spa
Weekly guided meditation w/ Computer Corps | American YouthWorks