Health & Wellness

Join us: Women of Impact is going to New Zealand!

“The U.S. Consulate is committed to supporting programs that educate and empower women and girls. impactmania’s Women of Impact provides a powerful platform for women to share their stories with their peers and with the public in an effort to celebrate their work and inspire us all. We’re excited to help connect impressive women from the United States and New Zealand and shine a light on their successes.” – Katelyn Choe, Consul General at the U.S. Consulate in Auckland, New Zealand.  

New Program impactmania and UC Santa Barbara – Human Mind and Migration

impactmania Launched a New Program with the Neuroscience Research Institute, Art, Design & Architecture Museum, and the Department of Religious Studies at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB).  The impactmania program Human Mind and Migration consists of an interdisciplinary internship program [...]

Rhacel Salazar Parreñas: The Un-Freedom of Poverty or the Un-Freedom of Servitude

In these orientations, the domestic migrants are told that they will likely not get a day off; they will not have an access to Internet or a cellular phone. They are told that they will be over-worked and isolated. They're told that they're probably going to get raped. That there will be moments when they want to jump off a balcony and kill themselves.

Hannah Jongsma: Is Mental Health of Minorities Related to How They Are Viewed by Others?

What we have settled on is that there seems to be two things: traumatic migration experience; refugees have higher risk of disorder than economic migrants. Second, the pre- and post-migratory social context, for example, people's loss of social status—when people go from a good job to being a cleaner after migration.

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