LIVE: Counseling with Women Applying a Mujerista, Relational Approach

March 7, 2023  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific

Presented By Patricia Arredondo, Ed.D
Patricia Arredondo, Ed.D

March 7, 2023
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific

2 Hours

The live professional training program on Counseling with Women Applying a Mujerista, Relational Approach is presented by Patricia Arredondo, Ed.D.

Disempowered and colonized women seeking support through psychotherapy. Yet, these theories continue to be taught without particular recognition of gender role stereotyping that views women, particularly underrepresented women through a deficit lens. The Mujerista model is about liberation and equity, preparing counselors to engage with women from a positivist position, one that recognizes societal practices that perpetuate inequities for women. The Relational feminist model recognizes women’s relationship strengths, empathy, and attention to others as assets. Counselors applying these models with women in psychotherapy create an environment of affirmation and authenticity that invites women to see themselves as relevant, confident, and capable of self-advocacy. Narrative therapy is the most culturally responsive approach, inviting women to tell their stories.

Intended Audience

This live program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals. (Intended Audience).

Experience Level

This live program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians. (Experience Level).

CE / CPD Credit

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Presented By

Patricia Arredondo, Ed.D

Dr. Arredondo has addressed inequities in counselor and psychology training and as a consultant, in a range of work settings. A licensed psychologist, she is known for her development of multicultural counseling competencies for the American Counseling Association and multicultural guidelines for th...

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program you will be able to:

Describe women-centric models that empower and lead to self-efficacy

Describe the liberating aspects of the Mujerista and Relational Feminist frameworks

Describe ways to create an affirming and empowering counseling setting with women

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Have a sudden change of plans and are unable to attend live? No worries, you will be given access to the On Demand version of the program once available. Alternately, your registration can be migrated to another live event.

Event Conduct

Event Conduct

Please conduct yourself in a professional manner throughout the event. Our goal is to make this as interactive an experience as possible for all who attend. We reserve the right to remove any participants who are disruptive or who act unprofessionally.

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