El Puente de Encuentros will be a conduit of change for behavioral health services in New Mexico


El Puente de Encuentros will bring
cultural awareness to New Mexico’s behavioral
health needs and will take action to meet those


1To create a two semester mentoring program to
support undergraduate and graduate students
interested in becoming clinicians in the
behavioral health field.
2To assess the trends and needs in the field by
carrying out research and advocating for policies
that support training culturally diverse
behavioral health clinicians to meet the needs of
a changing population.
3 Advocating for the implementation of culturally
relevant programs in addition to providing advice
and presentations to advisors, decision makers,
and heads of school systems.
Phone: 505.238.9551
221 Tornasol Lane NE
Albuquerque NM  87113