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

School Based Mental Health

  • How parents can advocate for their children's mental health needs with school personnel
  • How to support your child during SIP
  • How parents can remain involved in their student's schooling throughout the developmental stages
  • The development of a mental health program in schools, making the most of limited resources

Latinas In Leadership

  • Working through imposter syndrome
  • Developing boundaries that support your work and allow you to bring your best self
  • Identifying what kind of leader you want to be

Youth Suicide Prevention

  • Key triggers, interventions
  • Postvention - the importance of follow up activities to support ongoing maintenance of self care
  • Engagement of key adults and school staff in safety planning

 

Trainings/Workshops Offered

Setting up a mental health program in schools

  • Working with the community to identify opportunities for collaboration
  • Identifying needs on campus
  • Identifying big rocks of mental health program initiatives
  • Creating a vision/mission for the program
    • Long term planning for program development

Developmental Stages

  • Typical and atypical behaviors at each stage
  • Concerning behaviors and approaches to address (how parents/teachers and other caring adults can support youth)
  • Ways parents can engage the school at the different stages

Suicide Prevention (for or about youth)

  • Key triggers, signs and responses
  • Crisis response interventions for school, family and youth
Education
  • Institution
    Santa Clara University
  • Degree
    Master of Arts: Marriage and Family Therapy, Emphasis in Latino Psychology
Location
  • 2211 Post Street, San Francisco, California 94115, United States

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