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The New Face of America: Perspectives on the Immigrant Debate from Therapists
Course - Reading
$39.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Reading
Authors:
MICHAEL VENTURA, PHD
PRISKA IMBERTI, LCSW-R, BCC
TAZUKO SHIBUSAWA, PHD, LCSW
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
1/28/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NRC095577
Objectives
  • Discuss the impact of America’s identity crisis on immigrant culture.
  • Describe the changing face of America today.
  • Explain the losses and sacrifices faced by immigrants.
  • List three ways that Asian Americans are under stress to “prove themselves.”
Outline
"The New Social Mind: Immigration and Our National Identity Crisis" by Michael Ventura

"The Immigrant’s Odyssey: Trauma, Loss, and the Promise of Healing" by Priska Imberti

"Living Up to the American Dream: The Price of Being the Model Immigrants" by Tazuko Shibusawa

Author

MICHAEL VENTURA, PHD

Michael Ventura's biweekly column appears in the Austin Chronicle.

PRISKA IMBERTI, LCSW-R, BCC

Priska Imberti, L.C.S.W.-R., B.C.C., is a bilingual and bicultural family therapist. She's the founder and director of CRECER, Inc., a psychotherapy center that provides comprehensive psychotherapy and psychoeducational services to the community, focusing on immigrant issues.

TAZUKO SHIBUSAWA, PHD, LCSW

Tazuko Shibusawa, Ph.D., L.C.S.W., is an associate professor at the New York University Silver School of Social Work. She's also affiliated with the Multicultural Family Institute in New Jersey.
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Audience
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