Lisseth Rojas-Flores

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, Thrive Center Affiliate Faculty

About Dr. Rojas-Flores

As an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology at Fuller Seminary’s School of Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy. Dr. Lisseth Rojas-Flores' teaching, research, and scholarship are deeply informed by culture and context. Her primary research interests focus on trauma, youth violence prevention, the quality of parent-child relationships, and the overall well-being of children and parents living in low-income immigrant families in the United States. Dr. Rojas-Flores is also engaged in international research examining the impact of community violence on parents, teachers, and adolescents living in El Salvador. As a bilingual/bicultural licensed clinical psychologist, she takes a special interest in addressing the interrelationships between family, mental health, and social justice issues.

Dr. Rojas-Flores has produced a variety of mental health resources at the Thrive Center, particularly for leaders who work with undocumented youth with and without DACA status.

Resources on DACA

DACA Self-Care, Mental Health Series

Dr. Lisseth Rojas-Flores and DACA recipient, Norma Ramirez examine the multidimensional identities of undocumented youth, and offer a self-care, mental health guide in support of their journeys toward thriving.

Mentoring Undocumented Youth Webinar

Scholars, mentors, and DACA recipients come together to discuss the best practices and approaches to mentoring and advocating for undocumented youth with/without DACA status.