Clinicians listed here have successfully completed our training in Chicana/o/x Affirmative Therapy. Blanca Kleinfall (she/her), M.Ed., LPC Licensed in: Texas Services: On-line only Area(s) of Focus: Trauma, anxiety/depression, womens issues, toxic relationships, sexual abuse/assault and domestic violence See website (link below) or contact info for … Continue reading Directory of Chicana/o/x Affirmative Clinicians
Dr. Manuel X. Zamarripa, Co-founder of the Institute of Chicana/o/x Psychology discussed the importance of history, especially for mental health and psychological development of our people.
By Dr. Manuel X. Zamarripa, Jessica Tlazoltiani Zamarripa, Graciella CastilloHaving a rooted sense of self is important for all, but particularly for groups that have a history (and contemporary experience) of being marginalized. Brown communities in particular have long dealt with negative stereotypes, discrimination, and … Continue reading History is Our Heritage: Centering History & the Psychology of Who We Are.
October 29th, 10am – 1pm CDT This workshop platica will focus on some of the issues Brown/Chicanx youth face in current society and the concerns that parents have about raising them in today’s world. Our teens & pre-teens face many negative stereotypes in a society … Continue reading Being a Brown Teenager: Identity, Power, y Familia
September 25th 8pm – 10pm CDT Online Event This circle will be facilitated by Tlazoltiani Jessica Zamarripa, co-founder of the Institute of Chicana/o/x Psychology. Brown mamas have many beautiful cultural and ancestral strengths, however, we are not always connected to these legacies of wisdom. Brown … Continue reading Circle for Brown Mamas: Fuerza y Reconectando with the Divine Feminine
NOV. 12th, DEC 3th, JAN 7th, JAN 28th – All Sessions 11am – 1:30pm CDT This 4-session training it the second level of the Chicana/o/x Affirmative Therapy Training Series. Each session is 2.5 hours and will contain two case scenarios each session. In particular, Level … Continue reading Chicanx Affirmative Therapy Training Series – Level 2, 2022
September 10th, 2022 11:00am – 2pm CDT. This will be an on-line Webinar using zoom.us This training workshop will explore the idea that the process of therapy (talking with a professional for work on one’s struggles) actually connects historically with the ancestral practices of the … Continue reading Therapy is Ours: De-Stigmatizing & Decolonizing Mental Health
August 16th, 12pm – 2pm CDT (10am – 12pm Pacific) This will be an online workshop. In this session we will discuss specific historical contexts and contemporary intergenerational patterns of the Chicanx/Latinx community. A genogram is a specific type of diagram originally used in family … Continue reading A Healing Genogram Workshop: Cultural, Familial, Ancestral Resources
July 19th (TUESDAY) 12pm – 2pm CDT (CENTRAL TIME) This will be an online Zoom workshop. Participants will receive their link 30mins before the workshop begins. In this workshop, we will focus on constructing your own wellness altar focused on your continuing wellbeing by tapping … Continue reading Creating a Wellness Altar: A Workshop of Restorying, Wellbeing & Healing