The Pa’lante Therapy Inc. Blog
The article from HipLatina, titled “9 Latina Therapists Breaking Barriers and Destigmatizing Mental Health,” delves into the significant role Latina therapists play in addressing mental health within the Latinx community. It highlights the cultural stigmas that often deter individuals from seeking mental health support, portraying these therapists as pioneers in creating safe, understanding spaces for their clients. The piece features several Latina Licensed Clinical Social Workers and marriage and family therapists, such as Dr. Mariel Buqué, Dr. Lisette Sanchez, and Dr. Yanira Hernandez, who use their personal experiences and cultural insights to aid their clients in the healing process. These professionals are not only aiding individual healing but are also contributing to a broader cultural shift within the Latinx community. The article emphasizes the importance of culturally competent care and the therapists’ efforts in using social platforms to facilitate discussions on mental health, thereby breaking down long-standing barriers.
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