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Speaker Bio

Evelynn is a licensed marriage and family therapist in California. Evelynn is the owner of her private therapy practice that specializes in supporting BIPOC folks dealing with trauma, anxiety, issues related to family and identity. She has experience working with children, teens, families, and parents throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, including work in schools to treat issues related to trauma. Evelynn also has experience with coordinating and facilitating trainings for a community mental health clinic to support the organization with implementing trauma informed practices.

As a Mexican-American woman, mother, daughter and wife, Evelynn is passionate about providing culturally and trauma responsive services that address the systemic trauma on groups in marginalized communities, and the identity intersections of being Latinx.

Details
  • Role
    Mental Health Professional
  • Pronouns
    She/Her/Hers
  • Languages
    English
  • Gender
    Cisgender
  • Speaking Engagements
    Workshop, Panel
Top 6 Most Requested Speaking Topics

1. Engaging Multi-Stressed Youth and Families

2. Addressing Shame and Self Love

3. Imposter Syndrome

4. Strengthening Mental Health and Wellness

5. Intergenerational Trauma

6. Managing Anxiety

Trainings/Workshops Offered

- Intergenerational Trauma

-Addressing Shame and Self-Compassion Through A Culturally Informed Lens

-Engaging Children, Youth and Families in Community Mental Health

-Managing Anxiety and Stress

 

 

 

Past Talks

2022-IG Live, Imposter Syndrome As A Latinx Monolingual English Speaker (in conjunction with Latinx Therapy)

2021-Workshop, Addressing Shame and Self-Compassion (in conjunction with Family Paths Inc.)

2021- Training, Utilizing Trauma Informed Practices with Children and Teens

2021- Panel Member, Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley

2020- Workshop, Self Love Sessions: A workshop focused on introspection  and learning ways to deepen self-love and compassion through guided journaling

2020- Panel member, Sima Space

2020-Podcast speaker, How to Talk to Mami and Papi About Anything

2014-Panel Member, Latino Graduate Night at Saint Mary's College of California

Education
  • Institution
    St. Mary's College of California
  • Degree
    MA in Counseling Psychology
  • Institution
    UC Berkeley
  • Degree
    BA in Political Science
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