June 6th 10am-1pm (Central Standard Time) Stories of survival. Stories of courage. Stories of oppression.Stories of faith. Stories of gender. Stories of sexualties. Stories shape our identity. The telling and sharing of stories can be healing for intergenerational, community, family, and individual soul wounds. Narratives … Continue reading Power of Stories to Heal: Cultural Strengths, Cultural Wounds
About the Webinar: This webinar 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 Chicanx community (and other Brown, Black, Indigenous communities). This is an On-Line event … Continue reading WEBINAR! Therapy is Ours: De-stigmatizing & Decolonizing Mental Health
About The Webinar
The role of cultural values and beliefs are key components in our expressions of well-being and distress. In this webinar, we will review foundations of culturally responsive communication, discuss the role of culture in crisis situations, and learn culturally appropriate responses in crisis situations. Historical and current contexts of oppression for marginalized communities will also be included. The training is for mental health and social service providers BUT is open to anyone interested!
Fee: $35 – Includes the Live webinar and unlimited access to the recorded replay.
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You may also register via paypal.me/ChicanxPsychology OR VENMO: @MXZam (please leave your email address)
Registered participants will be sent the link to join the webinar an hour before the event.
The on-line event will be hosted via zoom.us, so participants must have a Zoom account. It is FREE to sign up!
Join us for an evening with Roberto Cintli Rodriguez as he discusses his most recent book Yolqui, a Warrior Summoned from the Spirit World: Testimonios on Violence, published by U of Arizona Press. “This book makes evident the links between colonial violence against Red-Black-Brown bodies … Continue reading A Platica on Community Violence & Healing: An evening with Roberto Cintli Rodriguez & the Institute of Chicana/o Psychology
Feb. 15th at Casa de Resistencia in Austin, TX! Join us and learn about the long & rich history of Chicanx contributions to the field of psychology and mental health! Learn about a Chicanx Psychology developed from our peoples history and experiences. Starting from our … Continue reading History of Chicanx Psychology: Ancestral to Current Contributions
A day of cultural strengthening and cultural reconnection to our Chicanx heritage. We will have workshops, healing, celebration. We will discuss identity, family, spirituality and what it means to be living Brown in our society today. We will have Loteria with Therapists of Color, a … Continue reading Living Brown: A Day of Cultural Reconnection and Celebration
May is Mental Health Awareness Month!
This training will discuss a Competency-based, Culturally Responsive approach to working with diverse families & clients. Acculturation, ethnic identity, collectivistic v. individualistic orientations, gender roles will be discussed. The training is for mental health and social service providers BUT is open to anyone interested!
LPC, LMFT, Social Workers, and Psychologists!
$50 Fee (if requesting CEUs), $30 Standard fee (No CEUs), $20 Student Rate
Workshops open to community members on various topics in Chicana/o Psychology related to improving the well being of the Chicana/o community.
Provides culturally responsive curricula that is applicable to the Chicanx and Latinx community through
the use of effective Frameworks, Interventions, and Clinical Approaches.
Consulting Services to Organizations and Individuals who wish to improve their services to the Chicana/o community and/ or who wish to increase their knowledge of the current social & psychological issues affecting the Chicanx community.
TENETS OF CHICANX PSYCHOLOGY