Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology
Ware Shoals, SC
Undergraduate Institution and Degree:
University of South Carolina, BA in Psychology
Current Program/Degree Pursued:
Counseling Psychology, PhD
Year of Matriculation:
Magellan Undergraduate Research Grant
Research Interests / Publications / Presentations:
I presented a poster of my research, "Psychological Factors of Dietary Intake Among African-American Adolescents," at U. of SC Discovery Day.
Body image and disordered eating in college students; especially among racially, sexually, and economically marginalized groups.
Future Career Plans:
I would love to work at a university counseling center, have my own private practice, or work at an eating disorder treatment center.
What Attracted Me to SIU:
The collaborative nature of the students and faculty, and the flexibility for students to explore their interests and skills.
Anything else you would like to add:
I love coffee, cats, and poetry.