The Changing Face of Feminist Psychology

The Changing Face of Feminist Psychology

(music playing) (music fades lower) My name is Alexandra Rutherford, I am a historian of psychology at York University in Toronto. The inspiration for the video you are about to watch came from the stories of the men and women who have participated in our oral history project “Feminist Voices in Psychology.” One of the …

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Feminist Psychologists Talk About…Intersectionality

Feminist Psychologists Talk About…Intersectionality

(piano music…) (music fades out…) I’m a feminist, but I don’t walk around thinking of myself as having this feminist identity because I’m not quite sure what that means. I think it may mean different things to different people. Most of the people I knew had intersecting identities, I think everybody does. People see me …

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Feminist Psychologists Talk About…Women’s Mental Health & Feminist Therapy

Feminist Psychologists Talk About…Women’s Mental Health & Feminist Therapy

(piano music…) (music fades out…) I think mental health is one of those specialized services that is so problematically separated from other services so that women have to divide themselves into little pieces, and then come to define themselves by those fragmented pieces. And especially poor women who have to check off the boxes right: …

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