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Growing Together as Allies Spring Speaker Series

Greta Singer Lecture: Intersectionality and Liberatory Healing Practices

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Presenter: Rhea V. Almeida, Ph.D., M.S., LCSW

Hybrid Lecture
March 19, 2024
4:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
Guggenheim Memorial Library 101 and Zoom

Hybrid Debrief
March 22, 2024
11:40 a.m.–1 p.m.
Edison Room 201 and Zoom

Join us for an enlightening session with Rhea V. Almeida, a trailblazing family therapist and acclaimed author, as she shares insights from over three decades of transformative work in the field of family therapy. Renowned for her innovative Cultural Context Model of Family Therapy, Almeida’s approach acknowledges the profound influence of cultural factors on familial relationships.

As the founder of The Institute for Family Services, Almeida has guided numerous families towards overcoming challenges and fostering stronger bonds. Her commitment to social justice and advocacy is reflected in her latest publication, “Liberation-Based Healing Practices,” which explores healing methodologies rooted in empowerment and liberation.

Beyond her clinical practice, Almeida is a sought-after speaker and influential figure in the field, serving on editorial boards for prestigious journals and contributing to organizations dedicated to diversity and social change. Her expertise has garnered attention from media outlets worldwide, solidifying her reputation as a leading voice in family therapy.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from Almeida’s wealth of knowledge and experience as she continues to inspire collective healing and growth in our communities.