- Leyla Pérez-Gualdrón
University of San Francisco
LEYLA PÉREZ-GUALDRÓN is an Assistant Professor at the Counseling Psychology Department at the University of San Francisco. Her research interests include social justice orientation, sociopolitical development, resistance to oppression, racial identity, bilingualism, multicultural counseling, and educational/civic outcomes among youths. She has published about topics related to urban youth educational experiences and multicultural counseling. She has recently published: Pérez-Gualdrón, L. M., & Yeh, C. (2013). Multicultural counseling and therapy: Counseling for social justice. In V. Benet-Martínez & Y. Y. Hong (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Multicultural Identity: Basic and Applied Psychological Perspectives. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
- Janet Helms
JANET E. HELMS is the Augustus Long Professor in the Department of Counseling, Developmental, and Educational Psychology and Director of the Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture at Boston College. She has published in the areas of the integration of race, culture, and assessment; racial and cultural factors in education; test fairness in educational and occupational testing; race, culture, and trauma; and the intersection of multiple identities. She has recently published: Helms, J. E. (2016). Counseling Black women: Understanding the effects of multilevel invisibility. In M. Kopala and M. A. Keitel (Eds.), Handbook of Counseling Women (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.