Michael B. Salzman

Keynote Speaker
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Michael B. Salzman is a professor and Chair of the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is a licensed psychologist and has published in the areas of cross-cultural psychology, cultural psychology, intercultural conflict, intercultural sensitivity training, multicultural counseling and cultural trauma and recovery among indigenous peoples and the effects of globalization on culture and anxiety. He has worked with diverse populations as a teacher, clinician and researcher in urban and rural settings and has been at UH since 1997. He recently contributed a chapter entitled "Ethnocultural Conflict and Cooperation in Hawaii" in the "Handbook of Ethnic Conflict: International Perspectives" and a chapter in the just published “Internalized Oppression: The Psychology of Marginalized Groups.”