Professional Development Group

Any mental health professionals who are serving or interested in serving the Asian community are welcome to join our presentations from September through May generally on the last Friday evening of the month. Thanks to the generosity of NYU Silver School of Social Work, we have been able to host the presentations as well as peer supervision at their site. Recent presentations:

Oct and Nov. 2018: “What does it mean to be an Asian American Mental Health Professional?” presented by Jonathan Chang, MSW, Rebeca Chen, LCSW. Daniel Tanh, LCSW, and T. Han Nguyen, LMSW.
Feb. 2019 “Diversifying the views of psychotherapy for Asian Americans” presented by Wendy Cheung, PhD and Lina Leung, PsyD
March 2019: “Working with a family with a history of abuse: Use of the relational model and a team approach” presented by Soo Yeoun Lee, certified Art Therapist, and Xiao Yu, Mental Health Counselor
April 2019: “Working with End of Life Issues in the Asian American Community”
presented by Pamela Yew Schwartz, PhD
May 2019: “Mental Health Professionals and Self Care: An Introduction to Mindfulness Approaches” presented by Dr. Doris Chang

Please check our home page for announcement of presentation information.

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