Category Archives: Latino Mental Health

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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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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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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Ecuador: Week 1

I’ve been in Ecuador for 10 days now. We are living and working in Guayaquil, the largest city in the country. Before arriving I had heard and read some not so great things about the city, specifically in regards to … Continue reading

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Many Firsts on this First Week!

My first week in Ecuador was filled with many firsts; my first time in South America, my first time eating Ecuadorian food, and my first time conducting therapy entirely in Spanish. The food has been delicious and fresh. My host … Continue reading

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In Case of Emergency

It would be just my luck to end up in the hospital in a foreign country! Although I came out of it feeling infinitely better than when I went in, I must admit that I was ill prepared. That being … Continue reading

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