Dr. Leticia Arellano-Morales is a Professor of Psychology and Interim Chairperson of the Marriage & Family Therapy Program at the University of La Verne. She received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Michigan State University.
2021 1-4955-0868-4 This book on the history of Mexican and Mexican American psychology is written for students of the history of psychology. It is intended to fill a void in the extensive literature of history and systems that focuses primarily on the history of European and American psychology. A review of existing textbooks and publications on the topic reveals several trends. Most noticeably, psychology is often and exclusively treated in its modern and European context. Sigmund Freud is one of the “fathers” of psychological thinking in the Western intellectual tradition for his insightful contributions into the inner workings of the human mind.