Welcome to the Dallas-Fort Worth Association of Black Psychologists (DFW ABPsi)!
We encourage you to visit each section of the website to familiarize yourself with our mission and program planning. As an organization of psychologists, clinicians, researchers, educators, social service providers, community leaders, advocates, students, and more…we invite you to engage with us through service, education, and networking.
We are an organization committed to addressing psychological, social, and economic concerns that affect mental health wellness with an emphasis on the Black community and marginalized groups.
DFW ABPsi Community Meeting Dates 2020
Community meetings are open to all and held four times a year at the South Dallas Cultural Center located at 3400 S. Fitzhugh Ave, Dallas, TX 75210. Time: 1-3 pm.
Continuing Education (CE) Workshops are provided to members, mental health professionals, students, and the general community. View below for workshop details and registration information.
Continuing Education Workshop
“Going Back and Getting It”: A Historical and Comparative Analysis Fifty Years After the 1968 Assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Presenter: Rev. Pamela Lorraine Fox, PhD, LCSW-S, M.Div., CCM, CLC
Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Time: 1:00-3:00 pm
Location: South Dallas Cultural Center
3400 Fitzhugh Ave, Dallas, TX 75210
- To explore the historical lived experiences of African Americans, a marginalized population in vulnerable communities
- To explore the contemporary lived experiences of African Americans, a marginalized population in vulnerable communities
- To examine how the significant life events of African Americans are indicative of the multiple impacts of trauma
- To examine how the significant events of African Americans are indicative of structural and systemic racism, sexism and community violence
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DFW ABPsi seeks to address psychological, sociological, economic, and political issues that affect the Black community. In doing so, we work with local organizations in meeting the mental health wellness needs of Black communities through volunteer efforts and education.
Community Events Calendar
Here is a listing of community events across the DFW Metroplex. Want your event posted here? Contact us!
Socials & Networking
DFW ABPsi hosts various social gatherings to promote a supportive community among professionals from a range of backgrounds. Networking opportunities are also available at the end of each DFW ABPsi quarterly business meeting. Continue to check in for upcoming events.