Posts Tagged "Dr. Andrea Letamendi"

7 Ways to Foster Resiliency in Children

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in News | 0 comments

7 Ways to Foster Resiliency in Children

Making Children Our Priority Research shows that even during tough times, children can thrive and grow. Giving them the right support and tools is essential. Dr. Andrea Letamendi shares seven ways to foster resiliency among children: 1.      Start a dialogue. Giving children a safe space to talk about and explore their emotions will allow them to feel validated and heard. Address their anxieties and fears. If we are uncertain, it is OK to admit we do not have the answers to their questions....

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Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi in the news

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Featured Slider, News, Press | 0 comments

Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi in the news

Congratulations to Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi (aka Batgirl’s psychologist) she’s making headlines again, this time on the cover of the January 2016 issue of Monitor on Psychology. Click here to read about our superhero psychologist. And in case you missed it, here is the link to her TEDx talk, Capes, cowls and courage: the psychological power of superheroes, that she gave at TEDxUCLA last May. You can follow Letamendi on twitter @ArkhamAsylumDoc, and read more of her insights in...

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Batgirl’s Psychologist Works at Hathaway-Sycamores

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in News, Press | 0 comments

Batgirl’s Psychologist Works at Hathaway-Sycamores

That’s right, Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi is Batgirl’s psychologist and The Atlantic has published her story! Much like the comic book heroes she loves, as a doctoral student, Letamendi was leading a double life. She was a model student by day, comic book fanatic by night and a cosplay enthusiast on the weekends. Click here to read all about her backstory in a great profile feature in The Atlantic, and discover how Letemendi’s world of...

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