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Yes I Can, (Sí, Yo Puedo) – An Empowerment Program for Immigrant Latina Women in Group Settings | Oxford Scholarship Online
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Yes I Can, (Sí, Yo Puedo): An Empowerment Program for Immigrant Latina Women in Group Settings

Catherine Fuchsel

Abstract

The Sí, Yo Puedo (SYP) program manual/book is a culturally specific 11-week curriculum designed to provide education on domestic violence, promote self-esteem, prevent domestic violence, help participants understand healthy relationships within a cultural framework, and empower immigrant Latina women to access resources and support systems in their respective communities. The step-by-step and structured SYP program manual/book is intended for bilingual Spanish-English speaking licensed graduate mental health professionals who work with immigrant Latina women or Latina women in general across t ... More

Keywords: curriculum, program, immigrant Latina women, domestic violence, groups, mental health professionals

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780190672829
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190672829.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Catherine Fuchsel, author
Associate Professor, School of Social Work, St. Catherine University and the University of St. Thomas