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General Resources

In response to the recent international protests against racism and police brutality, the University of Houston Clinical Psychology Program Diversity Committee has compiled the following resources to share.

How can I educate myself?

Additional resource pages


For providers:

For parents:

For mentors:

Ending Police Brutality


Black History Literature/Videos

Relevant Research

  • Comas-Díaz, L. (2016). Racial trauma recovery: A race-informed therapeutic approach to racial wounds. In A. N. Alvarez, C. T. H. Liang, & H. A. Neville (Eds.), Cultural, racial, and ethnic
    psychology book series. The cost of racism for people of color: Contextualizing experiences of
    discrimination (p. 249–272). American Psychological Association.
  • French, B. H., Lewis, J. A., Mosley, D. V., Adames, H. Y., Chavez-Duenas, N. Y., Chen, G. A., Neville, H.
    A. (2019). Toward a Psychological Framework of Radical Healing in Communities of Color. The Counseling Psychologist, 48(1), 14-46.  (open access)
  • Hargons, C., Mosley, D., Falconer, J., Faloughi, R., Singh, A., Stevens-Watkins, D., & Cokley, K. (2017).
    Black lives matter: A call to action for counseling psychology leaders. The Counseling
    Psychologist, 45(6), 873-901.
  • Nadal, K. L., Griffin, K. E., Wong, Y., Hamit, S., & Rasmus, M. (2014). The impact of racial
    microaggressions on mental health: Counseling implications for clients of color. Journal of
    Counseling & Development , 92(1), 57-66.
  • Sue, D. W. (2017). The Challenges of Becoming a White Ally. The Counseling Psychologist , 45 (5), 706–716. Sue, D. W., Capodilupo, C. M., & Holder, A. M. B. (2008). Racial microaggressions in the life experience of Black Americans. Professional
    Psychology: Research and Practice, 39(3), 329–336. 
  • Sue, D. W., Capodilupo, C. M., Torino, G. C., Bucceri, J. M., Holder, A. M. B., Nadal, K. L., & Esquilin, M.
    (2007). Racial microaggressions in everyday life: Implications for clinical practice. American
    Psychologist, 62(4), 271–286. 

Mental Health and Other Supportive Resources

Mental Health Resource List for Students of Color

Donation Links

Community Activism

Blog Posts Written by a Past Diversity Committee Member



General Resources

Cultural and Community Centers/Organizations