Immigration Statement from Joe Cambray, Ph.D.

Immigration Statement As Clinical Psychologists, Depth Psychologists, and Marriage and Family Therapists teaching at Pacifica Graduate Institute, we feel compelled to publicly offer our [...]

Holding the Tension: One Woman’s Journey from Immigrant to Therapist

An Interview with MFT Consortium Stipend Recipient, Naris Kesheshe A Guest Post by Bonnie Bright, Ph.D. When she was 13 years old, Naris Kesheshe—who recently finished her third year in the [...]

Veterans Are Fighting Anti-Immigrant Hate With New Twitter Campaign

Veterans Are Fighting Anti-Immigrant Hate With New Twitter Campaign U.S. military veterans are taking up a new fight for the country ― against anti-immigrant hate. As part of a new Twitter [...]

News from Pacifica’s student/alumni subcommittee of the Diversity & Inclusion Council (DIC) March 2017

News from Pacifica’s student/alumni subcommittee of the Diversity & Inclusion Council (DIC) March 2017 By Jana Hendricks We are proud to announce that Pacifica has recently hired three [...]

Get Involved with Local Organizations

SANTA BARBARA PROGRESSIVE COALITION GET INVOLVED WITH LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS (Partial List*) Organization Website Mission Multi-Issue SB Progressive Coalition [...]

The Diversity and Inclusion Council Mission Statement

The Diversity and Inclusion Council Mission Statement Diversity in the student body, faculty, staff, board, and administration is an essential component of the learning experience at Pacifica [...]

Diversity and Inclusion Council Meeting Minutes • Monday, February 13, 2017

Diversity and Inclusion Council Meeting Minutes Monday, February 13, 2017 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Ladera Campus – Conference Room Behind Barret Center Attendance: Jeff Abraham (Staff Rep), Joe [...]

The Franklin Service Center partnering with IMPORTA and Immigrant Hope

The Franklin Service Center has partnered with IMPORTA and Immigrant Hope, two local non-profits, to clear up rumors, encourage applying for citizenship, encourage application for DACA, and have [...]

California Files Freedom Of Information Request To Learn What ICE Is Up To

California Files Freedom Of Information Request To Learn What ICE Is Up To There’s been a “surge in enforcement,” lawmakers say, but federal authorities won’t explain. By Mary Papenfuss [...]

Pro Bono Psychological/Forensic Report Writing Training (for individuals and their families who are in deportation proceedings)

Dear Pacifica Counseling, Clinical Psychology, and PsyD Alums, Many of us are trying to discern how best we can use ourselves to respond effectively and meaningfully to this historical moment in [...]