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Race and healing: Expanding the conversation

February 2, 2024 | Published by Psychotherapy Networker | Featuring S. Kent Butler, Lambers Fisher, Amber Flynn, Gail Parker, Monnica Williams, Deran Young, and Zachary Taylor

In two panel discussions, six clinicians of color have a frank conversation with a White therapist about addressing race in and out of the office.

What does it mean to decolonize therapy?

February 2, 2024 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Shawna Murray-Browne, PhD, LCSW-C

A mental health movement is underway to center the historically excluded voices and healing practices of Black, Indigenous, and other communities of color.

Race, ethnicity, and mental health

February 2, 2024 | Written by therapist.com team

Race and ethnicity are invented concepts, but they still affect how others treat you, how you experience the world, and how you feel about yourself.

Wrestling with fear as a Jewish therapist

January 23, 2024 | Published by Psychotherapy Networker

A therapist shares the growing anxiety and fear she’s feeling about her Jewish identity, both in and out of session, as war rages on in the Middle East.

Easing access to therapy for Black women and girls

January 22, 2024 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Sharlene Kemler

People of color are much less likely to receive mental health care. In response to this systemic failure, the Loveland Foundation is helping clear the way.

There’s no place called home

December 22, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Vivian Khedari DePierro, PhD

There are many ways to lose your home, from a natural disaster to an emotional rift. Vivian Khedari DePierro, PhD, offers advice on how to move forward.

Veterans and mental health

November 8, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Veterans face a greater risk of mental health issues such as PTSD, but treatment and support make a difference. Learn what to look for and how to get help.

Religion, spirituality, and mental health

October 25, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Learn the positive and negative mental health benefits of both religion and spirituality. Find faith-based therapists near you.

Gender identity and mental health

October 25, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Gender identity is complex and personal. Learn about common gender terms, systemic challenges, and how to find affirming support.

Breaking the cycle of Jewish American generational trauma

October 16, 2023 | Written by Michelle Goodman | Featuring Galit Atlas, PhD, and Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD

Anxiety and fear are as familiar to American Jews as their own ancestors. But revisiting the past can help disrupt generational trauma and lead to joy.

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