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PEARL Institute of New York is currently opening applications for various fellowship opportunities, and we encourage you to apply! We offer fellowship opportunities for internships, research, and volunteering, and we are looking for passionate applicants who are connected with PEARL’s mission. We are excited to be accepting more candidates this year. Please click "Learn More" to be directed to our fellowships' webpage to take a closer look at the different opportunities we offer and determine if you qualify.

Programs and Events 

  • Opportunities and Challenges: Against Anti-Asian Violence Webinar Series 2021
    Time is TBD
    Zoom link will be provided
    During the past year of unprecedented trials caused by COVID19, the Asian-American community has been forced to deal with a corresponding rise in hate crime. Join PEARL's panel of experts for a series of webinars which explore the far-reaching effects. #stopasianhate
  • Mental and Emotional Resiliency Program for Seniors
    Jan 10, 10:00 AM
    Mental and Emotional Resiliency Program for Seniors
  • The 4th Annual PEARL Conference – Opportunities and Challenges
    Dec 02, 2021, 10:00 AM – Dec 09, 2021, 3:45 PM
    Themes: (1) To promote culturally congruent health/mental health integrative models for A/AAPI Populations; (2) To strengthen the resiliency in coping with COVID-19, Anti-Asian Hate and Xenophobia
  • 留學生心裡健康公益講座 International Student Support Webinar
    Aug 23, 2021, 9:00 PM – 10:30 PM EDT
    Link in the description.
    Webinar for International Students and Parents. Our panel of experts will explore issues which pertain to mental health, acclimatization, cultural differences, and many more topics. 面向國際留學生和家長的網絡研討會。我們的專家小組將探討與心理健康、適應環境、文化差異以及更多主題有關的問題。
  • 2020 Annual Conference
    Wed, Dec 16
    Dec 16, 2020, 12:00 PM
  • Bringing East to West: Traditional Chinese Medicine and Mental Health
    Aug 22, 2020, 10:30 AM
    Speaker: Joseph Yang Topic: Bringing East to West: Traditional Chinese Medicine and Mental Health
  • Covid-19 Mental Health Impacts and Solutions (Bilingual)
    Jul 28, 2020, 7:30 PM
    Speaker: Dr. Tiebang Liu Topic: Covid-19 Mental Health Impacts and Solutions (Bilingual)
  • Neurobiology of Emotions: Amy and Amos
    Jun 26, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Speaker: Dr. Gil Ontai Topic: Neurobiology of Emotions: Amy and Amos
  • Asian Students Study Abroad in the U.S. - East Meets West
    Sat, Nov 04
    NYU Law School, Lipton Hall Auditorium
    Nov 04, 2017, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
    NYU Law School, Lipton Hall Auditorium, 33 Washington Square W, New York, NY 10011, USA
    This 1-day conference will help social workers and mental health counselors understand the risk complexities faced by these students, as well as promising and effective interventions to help Chinese students acclimate and succeed.
  • Experience Social Work in New York City: Innovate to Improve the Wellbeing of Citizens and the Community
    Jul 23, 2017, 7:00 PM – Aug 05, 2017, 7:00 PM
    Online event
    This program has distinct advantages and specialities. After the course, we provide an optional one-week NYC travel excursion. The price for this is $750/person, and includes accomodation, meals, and transporation (but does not include various fees such as the price of tickets at tourist sites)
  • 2017 Sino-American Cross-Cultural Summer Training Project
    May 28, 2017, 7:00 PM – Jun 17, 2017, 11:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Sino-American International Summer Training Program began in 1991 at San Diego State University, focused initially on child protection services.
  • Chinese Wellness Self-Management Training
    Oct 01, 2016, 9:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    Years of research has addressed one of more effective approaches designed to help adults manage the symptoms of serious mental illness.