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Dorothy Chin

Dorothy Chin

Dorothy Chin is an associate research psychologist at the Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, at the University of California Los Angeles. Her work focuses on communities of color, specifically on trauma, discrimination, health, and mental health. Her work also encompasses cultural psychology and cross-cultural research.

COMMENTARY

Naomi Osaka’s withdrawal from the French Open highlights how prioritizing mental wellness goes against the rules, on the court and off

By: and - June 5, 2021

Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka announced that she would withdraw from the French Open after she was fined and threatened with being disqualified for not speaking to media during the tournament to protect her mental health. French Open officials and others initially reacted not with concern but by criticizing her for not fulfilling her obligations. […]