Resume

 

Education

UNDERGRADUATE

Jackson State University (Jackson, MS), 2002 – 2006. Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology. Summa Cum Laude. W.E.B Du Bois Honors College. Bill & Melinda Gates Scholar.

PHD

Jackson State University (Jackson, MS), 2006 – 2012. PhD Clinical Psychology. Diversity & Multicultural emphasis.

 

Advanced Training

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP

Columbia University & New York State Psychiatric Institute (New York, NY), 2012 – 2015. HIV Center for Clinical & Behavioral Studies.

Areas of Expertise: Gender, sexuality, and health; Chronic medical conditions; Health disparities; Integrated primary care/medical settings; Inner-city/urban settings.

APPLIED POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY

The Flourishing Center (New York, NY), 2017 – 2018. Certification in Applied Positive Psychology.

as of Expertise: Positivity; Engagement; Relationships; Meaning/purpose; Achievement; Physical health and vitality; Resilience; Human flourishing; Post-traumatic growth.

 
 

Credentials

NYS Psychology License.

National Register of Health Service Psychologists.

Personal Development & Life Coach.

HIV Science & Treatment Advocate.

 

Skills

Passionate

Patient

Communicative

Empathetic

Collaborative

Creative

Oral and written communication

Research and investigation skills

Social-Emotional Leadership

Mentoring, Teaching/training

Sense of humor

Flexible in ambiguous circumstances