Healing ethno-racial trauma in Latinx immigrant communities: Cultivating hope, resistance, and action
Source: The American Psychologist
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Immigrant and Migrant Populations, People who have experienced Trauma
Topics: Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Trauma-informed
The article provides a coherent intersectional framework for understanding the impact of systems of oppression on Latinx communities and a model for working with the resultant ethno-racial trauma that Latinx communities suffer as a consequence. The model offers ways for community members both to resist the oppression and to heal from it.