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Brother Robb Carter, Jr., MSW

  • Lecturer, MSW Program

Brother Robb Carter is the Associate Director of the African-American Resource Center at the University of Pennsylvania and a performing artist and co-founder of PLP TheUnity Performance Art Ensemble. Brother Robb Carter is also a therapist providing domestic abuse counseling at Menergy in Philadelphia. Brother Carter began his professional career as a Child Care Aide working with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school age students. Brother Robb Carter is also a published author and poet. Mr. Carter’s latest published work as a contributing author is in the book “Playing with Anger: Teaching Coping Skills to African American Boys through Athletics and Culture” edited by Howard C. Stevenson, Jr. Ph.D. (Praeger Publishers 2003). ” He has lectured throughout the country and abroad and is considered a leading expert on African and African-American History and Culture, Racial Socialization, The Effects of Trauma and White Supremacy Racism. In conclusion, Brother Robb Carter is the Spiritual Caretaker of the Peace, Leadership and Arts Camp in Chester, Pennsylvania.

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