Reflecting on Racial Equity and Prevention-Focused Systems Discussion Guide

Use this discussion guide with the “Reflecting on Racial Equity and Prevention-Focused Systems” video to facilitate team discussions about your agency’s current practice and opportunities to take action.

Publication year: 2023
Capacity Building Center for States


This discussion guide can be used to prepare for and facilitate team discussions about the connections between racial equity and prevention-focused systems. First, view the video and reflect individually on the questions and then have a team discussion. Use the resources in the guide to plan for moving toward meaningful and equitable changes in practice.

Take steps to prepare for conversations about racial equity:

Check out the guide for more tips, suggestions, reflection questions, and resources to take action.

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States. (2023). Reflecting on racial equity and prevention-focused systems discussion guide. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

This material may be freely reproduced and distributed. However, when doing so, please credit the Capacity Building Center for States.

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