Luz M. López & Dawn Belkin Martinez

Luz and Dawn are the co-facilitators of the Women of Color group at The Meeting Point. This closed group meets every other Wednesday, starting 09/09/2015, from 7-8:30pm. If you are interested in participating, please contact Luz Lopez by 9/2/2015 at 617.833-9353 or luzlopez@bu.edu or Dawn Martinez at dawnbelkin@gmail.com. Space is limited for this group (no more than 10).

A note on cost for the group: The fee for the group is based on your income, but the minimum fee is 25.00 per group session. If you would like to pay for the full series up front ($175.00), you save 25.00.

Luz M. López, LCSW, MPH, PhD
Luz was born and raised in Puerto Rico. She is a full time faculty member in the Clinical Department at Boston University School of Social Work and Associate irector of the MSW/MPH program. She also has experience facilitating trauma informed and leadership groups with Latinas and other women from diverse backgrounds. She believes change is possible, being open, flexible, and compassionate with one-self and others. She co-faciltated this group last year and looks forward to starting it again. Past and new members are welcomed!

Dawn Belkin Martinez, LICSW, Ph.D.
Dawn is a bicultural bilingual social worker and has been working in collaboration with individuals, groups, and families for over 25 years. She presently works full- time at Boston University School of Social Work and is the co-author of the book “Social Justice in Clinical Practice: A Liberation Health Framework for Social Work. Dawn has extensive experience working with immigrants and marginalized communities and is one of the founding members of the Boston Liberation Health Group. She is passionate about healing and social justice and is looking forward to meeting everyone!