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Branco makes presentations at national symposium, conference

Oct 21, 2022

Dr. Susan Branco, assistant professor of counselor education, was proud to co-present at Antioch University’s National Latinx Social Justice and Mental Health Symposium, held Oct 11. 
She co-presented with Doctoras Kirsis Dipre of the Family Institute at Northwestern University and Diana Gallardo of Northeastern Illinois University.
They presented “Promoting Counselor Multicultural and Social Justice Competency with Afro-Latinx/e Immigrants,” and discussed how to apply the cultural formulation interview. See https://latinxinstitute.antioc... 
Branco also presented at the American Counseling Association’s Virtual Conference Experience on Oct. 18. In her presentation titled "Applying Relational-Cultural Theory to Transracial Adoption in Real Life,” she shared the importance of connection and cultural responsivity when working with transracial adoptees and their families. See