The Black Speakers Institute

Our Speakers

Amira Martin Crawford, LCSW-R, Founder

Amira created The Black Speakers Institute to provide speakers, trainings, workshops and Diversity Equity and Inclusion consulting for organizations and communities interested in improving their skill set, understanding of and services to the BIPOC community. The Black Speakers Institute is a division of MA Therapy, LLC.

Dr. Brian Saltsman

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Expert

Amira Martin Crawford, LCSW-R

Race, Racism and Mental Health, Women in Leadership, Systemic and Institutional Racism Expert

Krystal Miller, LMSW

Self Care, Stress Management, Restorative Conversations, Boundaries, Imposter Syndrome, Family Dynamics, Adolescent Development in the New Millennium, Stress, Trauma and the body, Race Based Trauma and Healing expert.

Nina Tarabus, LMSW

Maternal Mental Health, Psychedelic Therapy and Trauma expert. Individual, Community and Inter-Generational Trauma within the BIPOC community.

Shari Simon, LMSW

Shari is a leader in the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion field. Shari is a Licensed Therapist, Adjunct Professor, and Non Profit Director with over ten years experience.

Selma Williams, LMSW

Selma is guided by Christian education and practice.

Dynamic, Vibrant, Rich, Informed, Collaborative


Our Speakers are Masters and PhD Educated Professionals with Careers in Mental Health, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Race and Racism and Holistic Wellness. Their professional education and experience coupled with their lived experience results in POWERFUL presentations!

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