Black Women and the Imposter Syndrome

Host Sharrona Reaves, Corporate Therapist Dr. Patricia Thompson and the Queen Group Atlanta discuss the Imposter Syndrome. What it is? How we get it. How to identify when you’re feeling it,  and how to manage it.

Patricia Thompson PhD

Patricia Thompson is an award-winning corporate psychologist, executive coach, and speaker who has been featured in the Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fast Company, Inc., and many other sites. After getting her PhD in clinical psychology, she fell into consulting, and has been working with senior leaders for over fifteen years. She is currently the president and founder of Silver Lining Psychology, in which she provides coaching and training to help others to achieve their personal and professional goals.  Her online courses on emotional intelligence, mindfulness, relationships, and leadership have been taken by over 13,000 students in 136 countries.

LaQuenta Jacobs

LaQuenta Jacobs is a Human Resources executive  with 23 years of experience leading organizational development initiatives for global public companies with responsibility for Human Resources, D&I, and Organizational effectiveness initiatives. She has a degree in psychology from Clark Atlanta University and holds several professional certifications.

Dr. Leslie Black

Leslie grew up in a small town in Alabama. By the age of 21, she was the Head Athletic Trainer at Tuskegee University. Leslie has spent the past 17 years in the biopharmaceutical industry with a present focus in the Hematology/Oncology therapeutic area. Leslie has a Doctorate in Business Administration, a Masters in Management with a Concentration in Healthcare and a bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training.

MaLika Hakeem

References to MaLika often include the words now and next. Her experiences in her non-traditional religious upbringing, former wife of a professional athlete, accomplished entrepreneur who let everything go, proverbial socialite, daughter of a lifetime politician,  power networker, devoted friend and polyamorous dater allows MaLika to share insights based on her ever changing  world.