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Supporting Immigrant Youth Exposed to Trauma & Loss

In this webinar, Dr. Priscilla Mendez, PsyD, discusses ways to support immigrant youth exposed to trauma and loss. The focus of this webinar includes a brief overview of trauma and grief and the importance of distinguishing the two constructs. Additionally, Dr. Mendez discusses the unique needs of immigrant youth, trauma and grief reactions in the context of immigration-related challenges, and clinical implications for mental health providers working with immigrant youth and their families.

  • Date & Time: May 20, 2022
  • Speaker: Priscilla Mendez, PsyD
  • Audiences: Mental health providers working with immigrant youth exposed to trauma and/or loss
  • Series: New York Life Foundation