In partnership with National Latinx Psychological Association (NLPA), APA’s Div. 17 (Society of Counseling Psychology), Lehigh University's College of Education, FWD.us, Informed Immigrant, United We Dream (UWD) and Immigrants Rising, the American Psychological Association (APA) sponsored a three-part webinar series on mental health services for immigrants, tailored to recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and psychologists serving the DACA community.
- Building Cultural Competence in Stressful Times for Immigrants: COVID, DACA, and the Supreme Court Decision
- Understanding the Context and Impact of Immigration Policy and COVID-19
- Strengthening Communities of Support to Serve Immigrant Clients
APA Advocacy also successfully secured the participation of Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-Calif.), who is a champion for immigrants and their mental health. He provided opening remarks about psychologists and the importance of their work with immigrants. APA will continue its long-standing advocacy for immigrants and their mental health needs.
For more information, contact Serena Davila.