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Gender Studies Lecture Series: Does psychology really get us? Decolonizing Latinx Psychology with Dr. Jasmine Mena

Jasmine A. Mena, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology and an affiliate of the Latin American Studies Program at Bucknell University. She is a licensed clinical psychologist who completed her training at the University of Rhode Island. Her research examines the influence of cultural and contextual factors on physical and mental health and quality of life. She uses a critical and multilevel approach to examine three interrelated scholarly areas: 1) the influence of discrimination on psychological distress, 2) psychosocial determinants of health disparities, and 3) equity, diversity, and inclusion in the teaching of psychology.

In her talk she will discuss how colonization helped to shape the field of psychology and will gesture toward decolonization of Latinx psychology, a growing subarea.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gsls-does-psychology-really-get-us-decolonizing-latinx-psychology-tickets-167742467235

 

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Thursday, September 16 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Virtual Event

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to ADACoordinator@utdallas.edu. All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

Event Type

Lectures & Workshops

Target Audience

Undergraduate Students, Faculty & Staff, Graduate Students, International Students

Topic

Diversity & Inclusion

Tags

gender equity

Website

https://gendercenter.utdallas.edu/edu...

Cost

Free

Department
Gender Center
Contact Information
Lauren DeCillis
laurend@utdallas.edu
214-679-5676
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