Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology
Undergraduate Institution and Degree:
University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Current Program/Degree Pursued:
Counseling Psychology PhD
Year of Matriculation:
Disciplinary Honors in Psychology (2016)
Engaging underserved populations in mental health treatment; Factors that affect mental health treatment; Health psychology
Presented a poster on my undergraduate thesis “Effects of Rumination and Discrimination in predicting Depressive Symptoms” at the Thomas Undergraduate Research and Creativity Expo in Greensboro, NC.
Teaching Assistant for Introduction to Psychology
Future Career Plans:
Working with underserved populations (e.g. VA clinic, community clinic), Research in Academic Health Centers, Consulting, Advocacy.
What Attracted Me to SIU:
Strength of the Counseling program, research interests of faculty, friendly environment.