I am continuing my series on Precepts for the Classroom….
Providing a safe and welcoming classroom is vital to building relationships and community in the classroom. 391 more words
by J.C. Schildbach, LMHC, ASOTP
One night about two years ago, I challenged a friend for describing his behavior as “schizophrenic.” In an admittedly snide tone, I asked a quick barrage of questions referencing various types and symptoms of schizophrenia: Are you catatonic? 1,469 more words
As an aspiring Latina (Boricua!) psychologist, I believe my paradoxical position as clinician/scholar and colonized multiracial bilingual woman (who’s lived at the margins of U.S. society) affords me a unique perspective in regards to culturally competent psychotherapy. 405 more words
A study from the Williams Institute at UCLA indicates that approximately .3% of the adult population in the United States identify as transgender. This statistic is arguable and could possibly be as high as 5% of the adult population (and is speculated to increase!).It is our responsibility to 716 more words