Professional

SERVICE TO PROFESSION

American Family Therapy Academy (AFTA), (Member), 1995-

  • Chair, Awards Committee, 2011
  • Research Committee, 2001-2005, 2010-
  • Social Media and Networking Task Force, 2009-2010
  • Electronics and Social Media Committee, 2005-
  • Social Media Consultant 2010 Conference Committee, 2009-2010
  • Interest Group Chair, Film and Family Therapy, 2006-
  • Elected Board Member, 2005-2008
  • Social Networking Administrator, 2008-2009
  • Chair, Research Committee, 2005-2007
  • Research Consultant, AFTA Action Research Team (AART), 2006-2008
  • Elected Board Member, 2001-2004
  • Mentor, Early Career Member, 2005-2009
  • Chair, Larger Systems Committee, 2001-2003
  • Clinical-Research Conference Committee, Miami, 2007
  • Conference Program Committee, New Orleans, 2009
  • Conference Program Committee, Vancouver, 2007
  • Conference Program Committee, Chicago, 2006
  • Conference Program Committee, Interest Groups Chair, San Francisco, 2004
  • Conference Program Committee, Member, Miami, 2003
  • Conference Program Committee, Consultant, New York City, 2002
  • Conference Program Committee, Training Videotapes Screening Chair, 2001
  • Conference Program Committee, Interest Groups Chair, San Diego, 2000
  • Clinical-Research Conference Committee, Niagara by the Lake, 2002
  • Nominations Committee, 2001 & 2002
  • Annual Conference Evaluation Task Force, 1997-1998
  • Connectivity Committee, 2000-2001
  • Economic and Social Diversity Committee, 1997-1999
  • Human Rights Committee, Member, 1996-1999
  • Interest Group,
  • Chair, Los de Allá y los de Acá: Latinos Here and There, 2001
  • Interest Group, Systemic Therapy, Co-Chair (with Eve Lipchik), 1990-1991
  • Interest Group, Teaching Family Therapy, Chair, 1996-1999
  • People of Color Network Meeting Task Force, 1997-2000
  • Pre-Workshop Conference: Domestic and Political Violence, Chair, 1997

American Psychological Association (APA) (Clinical Member), 1990-

American Public Health Association (APHA), (Member, 1997- )

  • International Section, Section Councilor, 2011-2014
  • Global Health Connections Committee (GHCC) International Health Section, Liaison Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health 2009-
  • Refugee Caucus, APHA Annual Conference Abstract Reader, 2010, 2011
  • Maternal and Community Health Division, Expert Policy Archiving Review Consultation 2008, 9815 and 9926, 2008

Collaborative Family Health Association (CFHA), (Member, 1998- )

  • Events Committee, 2010
  • Blog Authors Team, 2009-

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) (Clinical Member), 1994-2010.

  • Joint Letter Call for Change, 2009
  • Personal ietter to AAMFT President Call for Change
  • AAMFT Futures Conference, Massachusetts Representative, July 2009.
  • Nominated for COAMFTE Election, 2006
  • COAMFTE Distance Education Committee, 2007-2008
  • Core Competencies Task Force, Reviewer, 2003-2004
  • Council of Elections Elected Member Region I, 1999-2001; Chair, 2001
  • Domestic Violence and Trauma Open Forum, Chair, 1995-2000
  • Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education
  • COAMFTE, Certified Site Visitor, 2000-2010
  • Discussion Facilitator, Denver Conference, 2000
  • Abstract Reader, Annual Conference: Nashville (2001), Denver (2000), Chicago (1999), Dallas (1998), Atlanta (1997)

Association of Schools of Public Health, Undergraduate Public Health Learning Outcomes Development Project, Domain 3: Personal and Social Responsibility, Delphi Group Reviewer, 2010-2011. www.asph.org/document.cfm?page=1085

Family Process Website Committee Member, 2001-

  • Web Forum Study Chair, 2004-2005

Medicine 2.0’11, Stanford University, Abstract Reviewers, 2011

American Counseling Association (Member, 1998-1999),

American Educational Research Association (Member, 2003-2004)

American Orthopsychiatry Association (Fellow, 1989-2001)

American Professional Society of the Abuse of Children (Member, 1990-1999)

American Psychological Society (2003-2004, Invited Member)

Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice in the UK, 1990-2005

Association for Women in Psychology (1991-1993)

Chilean Society of Clinical Psychology (Fellow Member, 1991-1995]

Interamerican Society of Psychology (1988-2002], Health Psychology Group

International Family Therapy Association (Member, 1990-1998)

Latin American Studies Association, (1995-2003)

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, 2003-2006

Society of Behavioral Medicine, 2005-2008

The Council on Contemporary Families, [Member] 1997-

Board Member, 1997-2001

Web Page Committee Member, 2001-2005

Chair Task Force: Families Whose Stories Have Not Been Heard, 1999

Family Therapy Graduate Council and Administrators of Area Colleges and Universities, 2000-

IUPLR Latino Obesity Task Force, 2006-

Judge Baker Children Center, Clinical Services, Family Therapy Consultation and Intervention Proposal (VOCA Grant), 1997-1998

Network of Multicultural Training in Psychology

Web Page Committee Member, 2001

Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Centro de Asistencia a la Comunidad (CeAC), Consulting Board Member, 1997-2002