Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology
Undergraduate Institution and Degree:
St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai - B.A. Psychology
University of Hartford - M.A. Clinical Practices in Psychology
Current Program/Degree Pursued:
Ph.D. Counseling Psychology
Year of Matriculation:
Multicultural counseling; Tolerance of ambiguity
Paralkar, U., Ketay, S., & Welker, K. M. (2017, May). Cultural Orientation Moderates the Relationship Between Testosterone and Closeness. Poster presented at the annual convention of Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
Guest Lecturer for Brain and Behavior, University of Hartford
Teaching Assistant for Research Methods and Statistical Analysis, University of Hartford
Teaching Assistant for Statistical Analysis-Physical Therapy, University of Hartford
Substitute Teacher for French Language, St. Xavier’s College
Future Career Plans:
College Counseling, Research, Teaching, Outreach
What Attracted Me to SIU:
The flexibility of the program, it’s commitment to diversity and social justice, and the emphasis it places on research impacting clinical practice.
Anything else you would like to add:
I love travelling and exploring different places. I also enjoy painting and watching cat videos!