Tracing incursions of Wokeness into the therapy field.


How Therapy is Ceasing to be Therapy

This professional association is happy to publish an article that makes a case for imposing the therapist’s agenda on the client. The author argues that white therapists should bring the topic of race and racism into therapy with their white clients. Whatever happened to the idea that therapists worked with the issues their clients brought? …

All the Healthcare Professions Will Follow Where the Medical Professions go

The guidelines appear to support anonymous reporting of microaggressions. Taken from the AMA Reference Committee Amendments on Constitution and Bylaws, May 2021 AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE OF DELEGATES Resolution: 003(JUN-21) Introduced by:American Academy of Pediatrics Subject:Healthcare Organizational Policies and Cultural Changes to Prevent and Address Racism, Discrimination, Bias and MicroaggressionsReferred to:Reference Committee on Amendments to …

The American Psychoanalytical Association Welcomes its own Demise

The American Psychoanalytical Association has just published a paper in its flagship journal that introduces the concept of ‘parasitical whiteness’. The APA does not appear to realise that Critical Social Justice is a ‘dismantle and replace’ project. Once its concepts are introduced and established they are then used as a weapon against the host (discipline/ …

Political Alert! Critical Social Justice Begins to Shape Licensure Requirements

The Michigan Licensing board (LARA) has just amended its licensure requirements based on recent changes to the state Public Health Code. Counselors are now required to undergo “Implicit Bias Training” to become licensed, and must continue to receive Implicit Bias Training (1 hour) every year.Strikingly, the state of Michigan has zero (0!) requirements for continuing …

Critical Social Justice Seeks to Indoctrinate Children: School Psychologists are Eager to Help with this Project

The American National Association of School Psychologists have the following Unified Antiracism Statement and Call for Action. It can be accessed within their Social Justice Resources Section Dear School Psychology Community, “Psychologists aspire to recognize and understand historical and contemporary experiences with power, privilege, and oppression. As such, they seek to address institutional barriers and …

Real Therapy Promotes Independence of Thought: An Example of an Anti-therapeutic Indoctrination Campaign

An event offered by the California Institute of Integral Studies public programs this Spring. ‘It is well known that mental healthcare and therapy are not systems that are readily accessible to everyone, especially those from marginalized communities. Created and maintained by white men, most traditional therapeutic practices do not address systematic oppression, ancestral trauma, LGTBQIA+ …

Note the Ideological Capture of Therapy Services Providers: An Example of a Service Offering a Politically-Motivated, Divisive, Anti-therapeutic Training.

The Pro Bono Counseling Centre in Baltimore has this mission statement: ‘The Pro Bono Counseling Project’s mission is to ensure that Marylanders with limited resources requesting mental health care are provided access to volunteer licensed mental health professionals and other necessary supportive services.” It recently offered the following training:

1st October 2020

APA’s disingenuous strategy of conflating a consensus understanding of diversity with Critical Race Theory.

30th August 2020

The American Association of Suicidology has recently posted a statement on Equity and Anti-Racism, which commits to a massive overhaul in how the board, staff, and leadership operate. Learning about suicide is difficult, so forwarding a singular view of how to conduct suicide research and how to run a suicide-focused organization is cause for concern. …

30th August 2020

The Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice has posted a statement in support of Black Lives Matter, a political organisation that is explicitly opposed to the construct of the nuclear family. Accessed on 30/8/2020 from: https://www.aft.org.uk/about/view/BLM.html