The Foundation MI CUERPO ES MI HISTORIA (My Body Is My Story) was founded in 2014 in the city of Cali, Colombia and in 2019 in the city of Miami, Florida by artists and humanists who promote the arts and scenic performance as vehicles for enhancing psychological, and physical health in society. It works through the performing arts, creative therapies, research methods, and cooperativism.

SOCIAL OBJECTIVE

To promote art and the scenario as vehicles of personal and community transformation. With empowerment through psychosocial intervention, and artistic education. 

MISSION

Potentialize the mental health of vulnerable children and adolescents in situation of vulnerability through resilience programs that use creative therapies and psychosocial intervention as methods of healing. 

VISION

In 2024 MCMH will be an organization that leads and promotes processes of social and personal transformation through the art, and scenic performance with people in situations of social and psychological vulnerability. It will be recognized for its commitment, its creative, therapeutic, and investigative approach to childhood and adolescents.

OUR TEAM

MARTHA ISABEL CÓRDOBA

DIRECTOR


Psychologist, Actress, and Dancer from Cali Colombia in Miami.  Founder and Director of Mi Cuerpo Es Mi Historia Organization. Recognized in her born country for her contributions in the research area of psychology and dance as a therapeutic tool.  Publisher of several articles in scientific magazines of psychology about sexual violence and healing. Ms. Cordoba is characterized as being a happy person and likes to learn about spirituality.

Dr. Ahmed Alnahhas 

Director


Dr. Alnahhas is a Primary Care Medical Doctor. He was born and raised in the beautiful city of Miami, FL. Dr. Alnahhas completed his higher education at Florida International University where he graduated with Cum Laude Honors and received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences. Dr. Alnahhas main passion is volunteer and community service. He is part of and volunteers at many prestigious organizations such as Best Buddies, The Salvation Army, Camillus House, Ronald McDonald House, and much more! This passion ignited his journey into the field of medicine where he attended Ross University School of Medicine in the pursuit of his Medical Doctorate Degree. Dr. Alnahhas joined in 2020 the MCHC Chapter in Miami, FL as one of its three board of directors in order to help, assist, and grow the organization globally. 

quintin scott

Director 


I am the director of the MCMH office in Miami, FL, USA. Since 2016, I have been a volunteer for
the foundation working on the development of workshops for children and youth in Cali and
Ladrilleros (Valle del Cauca, Colombia). I anticipate future growth for MCMH here in the US and
in Colombia. Think. Feel. Do.

Alexandra Arango

GENERAL MANAGER


I believe in the power of transformation and the reduction of inequality gaps in the world through education, and the construction of networks. For this reason, my professional work has been oriented towards training and contributing to the empowerment of communities. I am a business administrator with an emphasis on marketing and psychology training. I have experience in community work processes and accompaniment to social and grassroots organizations.

MARÍA VALENTINA DELGADO RÍOS

professional of the pedagogical and research team


I am Maria Valentina, a psychologist who believes in and is committed to social change.

I have had the opportunity to learn from humanity the importance of excellence in knowledge and work. I am aware of the potential of human beings, and their capacity to heal and evolve. I deeply believe in the value of others and the construction of support networks.

I have experience and a high interest in issues such as memory, identity, leadership, territory and gender.

HILLARY ANDREA COPETE RIASCOS

professional of the pedagogical and research team


I am a psychologist, I believe in dreams and fulfilled goals, in art as social transformation. I have had the opportunity to share and transmit through my words and some writings, the experiences around the sexuality of afro men, sexually diverse; and with women and men who rethink parenting in different ways.

Mercedes Sánchez

VOLUNTEER PSYCHOLOGIST


I am Mercedes Sanchez, volunteer psychologist of the foundation Mi Cuerpo es mi Historia, currently an artist in training in singing, my passions are music, physical activity and art in general. I have clinical experience in hospital contexts and my professional projection lies in art as a therapeutic bridge in both clinical and psychosocial intervention. Apart from my profession I enjoy singing, dancing, traveling and outdoor sports such as trekking and hiking.

I consider myself very sociable, friendly and outgoing, although sometimes I may seem serious and introverted.

Estephania Valverde Cajares

VOLUNTEER PSYCHOLOGIST


I am a psychologist with a passion for art and dance. I believe in social empowerment and the role of art as a tool for healing and social transformation, becoming a tool capable of generating change and educating a society. As a professional I work from psychoeducation with an intersectional look unified to flexible pedagogies, in which the recognition of the particularities of each process and learning is evident.

Jhon Arango

JHON ARANGO

Leader of the Salsa and Humanization line


Dancer, instructor and choreographer with more than eleven years of national and international artistic experience, lover of the field of health, travel and new adventures, artist of the royal caribbean international cruise company, currently an independent dancer where he wants to travel the world dancing and teaching our salsa culture around the world.

TATIANA CARVAJAL

PROFESSIONAL OF THE COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING TEAM


Social communicator and journalist passionate about the creation of written, audiovisual and digital content, entrepreneurship, photography, social intervention and travel. With everything she does, she always seeks to contribute and have a positive impact on society and to be at the service of others.