SOURCE: Dr. Tseday Aberra

June 18, 2008 11:00 ET

Media Advisory - Noted Psychologist Dr. Tseday Aberra Joins Forces With the Downtown Women's Center to Promote Importance of Self-Esteem Among Homeless Women

Lack of Self-Esteem Leading Obstacle for Homeless Women in Los Angeles Attempting to Rebuild Their Lives

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - June 18, 2008) -

WHAT            Interactive lecture for homeless women in Los Angeles on
                the importance of self-esteem, and the role of self-esteem
                in rebuilding their lives

WHEN            Friday, June 20, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

WHERE           The Downtown Women's Center, 325 South Los Angeles Street,
                Los Angeles

WHO             Dr. Tseday Aberra, Monica Martinez (DWC Senior Director of
                Programs & Community Education), Los Angeles homeless women

WHY             While the overwhelming majority of homeless women in the
                U.S. suffer from severe lack of self-esteem, it is an issue
                that often does not get addressed.  Studies have shown that
                improved self-esteem can be the single greatest asset to a
                woman attempting to rebuild her life.

MEDIA           Press may cover the event, interview Dr. Aberra and DWC
                directors and speak with local homeless women.

DWC             Founded in 1978, the Downtown Women's Center is a
                nationally recognized nonprofit organization that provides
                40,000 meals, 47 permanent supportive housing apartments,
                and a wide array of health, education and other supportive
                services to more than 2000 homeless and very low-income
                women each year. The Center offers a warm, friendly
                atmosphere that encourages homeless women to commit to
                their own betterment and healing process.  Its supportive
                community and much-needed resources allow homeless women to
                reconnect with their sense of self, reclaim goals lost in
                the day-to-day struggle for survival on the streets, and
                move toward self-sufficiency.

TSEDAY ABERRA   Dr. Tseday Aberra is a clinical and forensic psychologist
                and one of the country's leading authorities on issues
                related to self-esteem.  Dr. Aberra has a successful
                private practice in the greater Los Angeles area, and has
                written numerous articles on the subject that have been
                published in a variety of publications.  In addition, Dr.
                Aberra has conducted seminars across the country reaching
                countless people seeking to improve their self-esteem.

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