Student Committee

MartinqueJones

Martinque Jones

Counseling Psychology
University of Houston
Position: Student Representative
Email: mkjones2@uh.edu

Clinical Interests: Identity development among adolescents and emerging adults, multicultural counseling, and group therapy

Research Interest: Racial/ethnic identity development, intersectionality, sociocultural issues in counseling and training

 

 

ChrisDecou

Christopher Decou

Clinical Psychology
Idaho State University
Position: Campus Representative Co-Chair
Email: decochri@isu.edu

Clinical interests: Culturally resonant EBP
Research interests: Study and prevention of suicide, ethnic minority health disparities, trauma exposure, and mixed methods

AmandaWaters

Amanda Waters

Rosemead School of Psychology
Biola University
Position: Campus Representative Co-Chair

Email: amanda.j.waters@biola.edu

Clinical Interests: University students, racial/ethnic minorities, and disordered eating

Research interests: Racial/ethnic microaggressions, positive psychology (humility and forgiveness), mixed methods

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Patrice Leverett

School Psychology
University of Wisconsin- Madison
Position: Mentoring Program Co-Chair

Email: div45mentorship@gmail.com

Clinical and research interests: Addressing educational disparities by 1) evaluating of school based behavioral interventions with minority populations and 2) developing and evaluating culturally responsive mentoring interventions for students in STEM fields

DellaV.Mosley

Della V. Mosley

Counseling Psychology
University of Kentucky
Position: Mentoring Program Co-Chair

Email: div45mentorship@gmail.com

Clinical and research Interests: Holistic health and well-being of LGBTQ youth of color, interventions fostering positive youth development, and culturally mindful interpretations of personality assessments

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Ivonne Milagros Mejía 

Clinical Psychology
Loyola University Maryland
Position: Student Committee Liaison
Email: immejia@loyola.edu

Clinical interests: Emerging Adulthood; Multicultural Issues; Latina/o Mental Health

Research interests: Microaggressions in the Latina/o community

 

 

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Sue-Mei Slogar

School of Psychology and Counseling
Regent University in Virginia Beach
Position: Social Media Co-Manager
Email: suemslo@mail.regent.edu

Clinical and research interests: Neuropsychology, health psychology, creative approaches to treatment (e.g., wilderness therapy), diversity issues in psychotherapy, and integrative medicine

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Akilah Reynolds

Counseling Psychology
University of Houston
Position: Social Media Co-Manager
Email: aareynolds@uh.edu

Clinical Interests: Child/adolescents/families, forensics

Research Interests: Intersection of media and psychology, identity development, and possible selves

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Katy Haynes Owen

Counseling Psychology
University of Kentucky
Position: Liason
Email: kathryn.owen@uky.edu

Clinical and Research Interests: Therapists’ White privilege, intersecting identities in counseling, racial identity development, African American women’s utilization of mental health services

 

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