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Suave

Agradezco mi tiempo en El Rancho.  Por primera vez en mucho tiempo la he llevado suave.  Estoy disfrutando el memento en Costa Rica – el idioma, la cultural, la comida, la gente, y la profesora.   Cada mañana nosotros tenemos clase.  … Continue reading

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Fundación Crecer

Ya pasaron más de dos semanas desde que llegamos a Guayaquil, Ecuador.  Han sido dos semanas en las cuales he tenido experiencias inolvidables, especialmente la experiencia de conocer a tantos niños tiernos, lindos, e inteligentes que por diversas tienen una … Continue reading

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Semana Dos: Centro de Detención Juvenil

Hola, somos Curt, Marisol, y Rebecca T. desde San José. Acabamos de terminar nuestra segunda semana de práctica. Unos de los lugares en el que hemos practicado en la semana es el Centro de Detención Juvenil. Fue muy interesante observar … Continue reading

Recepción en Fundación Dra. Cynthia Lucero

La familia Lucero ha hecho mi estancia en Guayaquil muy agradable. Yo había tenido la oportunidad de conocer a Martha y Héctor en la caminata anual que sucede en MSPP, pero ahora he tenido el honor de llegar a convivir … Continue reading

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Guayaquil Welcomes MSPP Students!

Guayaquil Welcomes MSPP Students: Fortunately, there were no unforeseen circumstances: no turbulence, no lost suitcases, no delays, and our families did not forget about us.  The checkout proceeded without any problems, my bags were checked for security purposes and luckily everything … Continue reading

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Week 2 (mas o menos)

This is Kelly, writing from Ecuador…. As the others have reported, last week we finished up our work at Fundacion Crecer. I’m glad we had a wrap-up day to discuss the cases with the psychologist and director. It was cool … Continue reading

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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

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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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