Message from Our National ABPsi President, I am humbled and honored to serve as the 45th President of the Association of Black Psychologists. The Association of Black Psychologists represents the premier institution dedicated to the mental liberation of Afrikan/Black people. We recognize that the battle for the hearts, minds, and spirits of Afrikan/Black [...]
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Narcissism seems to be the bane of the modern era. Here a narcissist, there a narcissist, everywhere a narcissist! In a society with a disproportionate focus on youthfulness, athletic bodies, a cosmetics and plastic surgery industries in the billions of dollars and a prevailing pathos that people are never good enough, it is no wonder [...]
Autism has received a great deal of media attention in recent years. According to the Centers for Disease Control, the incidence of autism is rising and is currently affecting 1 in 59 children in the US or about 200, 000 children each year. So, it stands to reason that you may have heard some ideas [...]
Jelisa Scott is a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a Licensed Behavior Analyst (LBA) in the state of Texas. She received her bachelor's in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 2010 and her master’s degree in Behavior Analysis from the University of Houston Clear Lake in 2014. Jelisa has been working with children with [...]
HABPsi partnered with Houston ISD's Fonville Middle School GIRL POWER Club's service project in sharing purses filled with toiletries to Houston area women in need or housed in shelters. Ms. Sandra Lovelady, faculty sponsor. HABPsi collected toiletries to support to 13 women. Our collection included soaps, washcloths, lotion, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, hairdressing, combs, hairbrushes, shampoo, [...]
The lingering pain and discomfort of trauma is like an irritating fly that will not go away. It continues to fly around you ignorant of the fact that you do not want it and if given the chance you would zap it into its next life. Trauma is persistent like that, you wish you [...]
Dr. Derek Wilson, Ph.D. is an associate professor of psychology at Prairie View A&M University and is the Director of the Ubuntu Positive Mental Health Research Lab. He teaches courses on socio-culture psychology, human diversity, clinical psychology and research methodological approaches with an African-Centered framework perspective. His work on Positive Mental Health for [...]
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National Send a Card to a Friend Day February 7, 2019 – HABPsi February Social Service Project Sending a card to a friend or a stranger may seem old-fashioned, but its effect both to the sender and the recipient say otherwise. The act of taking some time off your schedule to go buy a card speaks [...]
Dr. Bianca J. Jones, founder of Sage Supportive Services PLLC, specializes in providing culturally-responsive, recovery-oriented therapeutic services. She completed her doctoral and master's degrees in Counseling Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to graduate school, she studied psychology at Hampton University, in her home state of Virginia. Dr. Jones has shared [...]