Monthly Archives: August 2012

Costa Rica: Week Two

Buenos dias a todos! This is Eleonora, Carla, and Oren reporting from Costa Rica. Practicum: In our practicum at the testing clinic, we continued testing the clients from last week and observed two 90-minute REBT therapy sessions with new clients. … Continue reading

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Buenas tardes MSPP, this is John Pratico again, touching base from Guayaquil, Ecuador. Our clinical rotation at Fundacion Crecer has concluded; all of the children were wonderfully warm, were quick to embrace us into their worlds and (not surprisingly) quite … Continue reading


Greetings from Ecuador! Carla here:

This past week ended our work with the Foundation Crecer.  There we met with children spanning the ages of 10 through 16.  Our evaluations were based on interviews and basic psychological exams.  At the end of the week, we met … Continue reading

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Guest Faculty Post # 2: Latino Mental Health Program Immersion through Centro Ecuatoriano Norteamericano in Guayaquil, Ecuador

I traveled with Dr. Stacey Lambert, Director of the Latino Mental Health Program, to Guayaquil, Ecuador on Friday, July 27th and returned to the US on Tuesday, July 31st. It was a very short trip, but full of experiences that … Continue reading

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La Segunda Semana

This is Kiley, Lisa, and Jill reporting from Costa Rica. Another week has passed and we cannot believe that our trip is halfway over. Last weekend we traveled to Puerto Viejo on the Caribbean coast to enjoy the beaches and … Continue reading

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Clinical Rotations in Costa Rica, Week 2

This is Brian and Dot reporting from the Neuropsychological Clinic at UNIBE, Costa Rica. The second week included observations of the final testing sessions of our two young children and one adolescent. Tests evaluating attention, written expression, and perceptions of … Continue reading

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

This is Elena, Brian, and Dot writing from Puerto Viejo, a small surfing town on the Caribbean coast in the region of Limón. After a fruitful and engaging week at practicum and class, this day trip provided the group with … Continue reading