The COVID crisis throws into relief what happens when grief has—quite literally—nowhere to go. The evidence suggests that most people summon strengths that surpass their own expectations.
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A series examining how clinicians who are working to be anti-racist and anti-oppressive provide deep gifts to clients of all backgrounds.
Lyrica Fils-Aimé LCSW-R, RPT-S
We need to interrogate and reflect on the white domination of our therapeutic practices. Then we can offer the true "Gift of Therapy."
Have you asked your Black and Brown clients how they feel about their skin color? This is an important question that can tell any clinician a whole lot.
Lyrica Fils-Aimé, LCSW-R, RPT-S, serves as a Director of Equity Transformation and Culturally Responsive Environments at the NYC Department of Education. She is a clinical social worker and play therapist with a private practice in Harlem.