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“Becoming A Guidance Counselor: Should I Make The Change?” (Jo Anna’s Blog)

Hello my lovely Latinas! It has been way too long since my last blog entry. I’ve been overwhelmed with school and family! I have to ask for some advice so I figured whom better to ask than the intelligent women of SoLatina. I am currently studying for my bachelors in psychology. Things are going great. […]

“Effects Of Sexual Abuse” (Jo Anna’s Blog)

I always knew that your life experiences shape who you are at any given point in your life. Through my studies in psychology I have come to understand the fundamental concepts that define why and how our experiences, and other factors, can shape the person we have become. A theorist named Abraham Maslow developed the […]

“The Influences Of Culture In Personality” (Jo Anna’s Blog)

Last week during my PSY 400 (Social Psychology) class we discussed social development and the factors that influence the development of social skills. I wrote a paper entitled “Culture and Group Influence”. In this paper I discuss how culture and groups (both professional and social) influence the beliefs and behaviors of an individual. Basically your […]

“No Comparison To Latin Men!” (Jo Anna’s Blog)

This is my first blog for SoLatina and I’m so excited to be sharing it with my fellow Latinas! I tend to be a bit chatty in person so I’m sure my blog’s will be the same way. Here’s a bit about myself: I’m a Puerto Rican/Mexican/American mother of 4. I have 3 sons and […]