LOS ANGELES, Could 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Poderistas, a digital neighborhood constructed to have fun Latina tradition and assist Latinas harness their energy, introduced it’s internet hosting a roundtable dialog on psychological well being that can discover the ways in which Latinas are uniquely affected by a variety of points. The 2-hour occasion, “Salud y Poder: The (Psychological) State of Latinas Right this moment,” will likely be held Could twenty seventh at 4:00pm PT/7:00pm ET.
Audio system embrace activist, actor, and Poderistas co-founder Eva Longoria; anchor of MSNBC’s American Voices Alicia Menendez; best-selling creator Julissa Arce; confidence coach and licensed therapist Raquel Carrasquillo, LCSW; artist and creator of Brown Badass Bonita Kim Guerra, MFT; founding father of Latinx Parenting Leslie Priscilla; NYC-based licensed therapist and founder and CEO of the Therapeutic Technique, Josie Rosario, LMSW, MSEd, RYT; in addition to actual members of the Poderistas neighborhood who’ve private expertise addressing their very own psychological well being challenges, looking for out assist, and lifting up others round them.
The roundtable will discover the distinctive psychological well being challenges confronted by Latinas because of parenting and household stress, job loss, the affect of the pandemic on monetary stability, systemic racism, and extra. True to Poderistas’ distinctive format, the summit will stability partaking, skilled panel classes with academic way of life content material that includes ideas and sources from VeroshK, Marcella Arietta, and Desi Bartlett to assist viewers handle stress, preserve stability, and discover assist.
“Over the previous 15 months, our nation has confronted one unprecedented disaster after one other. As our communities start to open again up, we have to cope with the aftermath of the pandemic and the psychological well being challenges that we are going to proceed to face,” mentioned Eva Longoria, activist, actress, producer, director, and co-founder of Poderistas. “Salud y Poder will carry collectively a gaggle of unbelievable Latinas to unpack these subjects and empower our sisters and mates to ask for assist after they want it.”
“It’s so vital that we observe Psychological Well being Consciousness Month in the course of the month of Could and that we proceed the dialog concerning the many nuances of psychological well being and wellbeing yr spherical,” mentioned Mónica Ramírez, co-founder of Poderistas. “Discussing our psychological well being has been taboo for much too lengthy. This summit will present a chance to deal with a few of these taboos, obtain vital data and to talk brazenly concerning the toll that historic trauma to the hurt attributable to the latest pandemic have had on the emotional and psychological well being of Latinx neighborhood.”
Salud y Poder: The (Psychological) State of Latinas Right this moment will go stay on the Poderistas Facebook and YouTube pages on Could 27 at 4:00pm PT/7:00pm ET. To tune in and for extra data, go to poderistas.com.
Poderistas™, previously often known as She Se Puede, is a neighborhood constructed to have fun our cultura and harness our PODER. Our ethos stays igual: To raise, have fun, and encourage Latinas to amplify their voices and actions on behalf of themselves and their communities. Poderistas™ is lifting Latina energy and management. We’re a spot for affirmation and inspiration — the place that is aware of you, that will get you, and encourages you to exit and conquer the world. Welcome dwelling. Go to poderistas.com for extra — and observe us on Instagram!
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