Tag: Dr. Nayeli Chavez

Dr. Chavez discusses the impact of alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children

After the story broke of alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children housed in immigrant youth shelters, Counseling Psychology Associate Professor Dr. Nayeli Chavez interviewed with KJZZ FM to discuss how the allegations impact other immigrant children in shelters. “Knowing about alleged abuse makes kids still living in shelters more afraid, and less likely to report […]

Dr. Chavez interviews with Telemundo about alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children

After the story broke of alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children housed in immigrant youth shelters, Counseling Psychology Associate Professor Dr. Nayeli Chavez interviewed with Telemundo to discuss the mental health needs of the children. Watch the interview in Spanish. Dr. Nayeli Chavez is a licensed clinical psychologist. She has significant experience working with immigrant, […]

Dr. Chavez interviews with Univision about alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children

After the story broke of alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children housed in immigrant youth shelters, Counseling Psychology Associate Professor Dr. Nayeli Chavez interviewed with Univision Noticias to discuss the mental health needs of the children. Watch the interview in Spanish. Dr. Nayeli Chavez is a licensed clinical psychologist. She has significant experience working with […]

Dr. Chavez discusses the alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children

After the story broke of alleged sexual abuse of immigrant children housed in immigrant youth shelters, Counseling Psychology Associate Professor Dr. Nayeli Chavez interviewed with ProPublica. “Children and youth that are coming from outside of the country, that have no legal status here, that don’t speak English, that don’t have access to lawyers or people […]

Dr. Chavez-Duenas discusses the health challenges DACA recipients face in the current era of uncertainty

In an interview with U.S. News & World Report, Counseling Psychology associate professor Dr. Nayeli Chavez explains how the decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program leads to stress for DACA recipients, as they are living in a state of hyper-alertness. People with DACA status “can’t plan for the future, even […]

Dr. Hector Adames and Dr. Nayeli Chavez interview on the subject of the Pulse nightclub shooting

In a 12-part interview series conducted by Orlando NPR station WMFE in remembrance of the one-year anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub Shooting, Dr. Hector Adames and Dr. Nayeli Chavez, both of the Counseling Psychology Department, discuss the tragic event, race, culture, ethnicity and identity in the context of psychology. Dr. Chavez can be heard in […]