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Speaker Bio

Kaelly J. Arellano is the Co-Founder of K & B Therapy, Inc. and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. As a proud, first generation Latina graduate and daughter of immigrants, Kaelly is passionate about mentorship and serving the Latinx community. Kaelly specializes in supporting professionals and college students build their confidence, embolden their voice, and push through the imposter syndrome that often comes with being the “first” in their family. Her mission is to bring awareness to mental health while honoring el orgullo y miedo (the pride and fear) that comes with doing something for the first time and taking space.

  • Role
    Mental Health Professional
  • Pronouns
  • Languages
    English, Hablo Español
  • Gender
  • Speaking Engagements
    Workshop, Panel, Keynote, Moderator, Support Group
Top 6 Most Requested Speaking Topics
  • Mental Health Within the Latinx Community
  • The First Gen Experience
  • Finding the Balance Between Success & Happiness
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Promoting Empowerment, Boundaries, and Self Care Within Communities of Color

**Individualized Topics Available Upon Request**

Trainings/Workshops Offered
  • Professional Development: Shifting from a Resiliency Mindset to Thriving Mindset
  • How To Become Your Own Boss: Starting a Private Practice

**Individualized Topics Available Upon Request**

Past Talks

List of Recent Workshop(s):

  • Professional Development for BIPOC Youth-Care Workers Within The Professional Work Setting: Shifting from a Resiliency Mindset to a Thriving Mindset (3 Part Workshop Series) (facilitated by Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW and Brandon A. Shindo, LCSW), Seneca Family of Agencies, 2022
  • Finding The Right Therapist Workshop (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW), Plannr (Non-Profit Organization), 2022
  • Finding the Balance Between Success and Happiness, Loma Linda Staffing, 2021

List of Speaking Event(s)

  • Group Therapy for Latinx Community (by Kaelly J. Arellano, MSW, LCSW), California State University, Northridge, CA, 2022
  • A Special Stay-In, Check-In Series Dedicated to Health-Care Providers (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW), Asian Mental Health Project, Sponsored by Clove, 2022
  • Mental Health In All of Us, Latino Law Students Association, Southwestern Law School, 2021
  • Building Bridges As a Professional, California State University, Dominguez Hills, CA, 2020

List of Podcasts/Interviews:

  • MindStories Video – Fostering Mental Health Clinician Wellness and Avoiding Burnout (with Kaelly Arellano, LCSW and Brandon Shindo, LCSW). CalPsychiatry, 2022
  • Overcoming Limiting Beliefs About Therapy & Invest in You (with Brandon Shindo, LCSW and Kaelly Arellano, LCSW). Thinking Weird, 2022
  • Therapy and the Latina Experience (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW) Calm, Cool, & Connected: The Guidebook of Peace of Mind, YurView, 2022
  • Season 3, Episode 4 ("Anxiety In College) (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW), Find You Purpose, 2021
  • Episode 31 ("Am I Good Enough?" Pt1) (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW), Who You Needed with Host Helen Grace, 2020
  • Season 3, Episode 9 ("Mental Health and Primera Generation"), Aca Entre Nos, 2020

List of Social Media Events/ IG Lives/ Takeovers:

  • @PerezTheAdvisor "Anxiety In College"(with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW), 2021​
  • @Lets Talk About Mental Health (By @AndWalsh) (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW and Brandon A. Shindo, LCSW), 2021
  • @SoccerTherapy (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW and Brandon A. Shindo, LCSW), 2021
  • @NutraChamps (with Kaelly J. Arellano, LCSW and Brandon A. Shindo, LCSW), 2021
  • Institution
    UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • Degree
    Masters in Social Welfare
  • Institution
    UCI (University of California, Irvine)
  • Degree
    Bachelors in Psychology and Social Behavior
  • 15300 Ventura Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, California 91403, United States

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