Having a background in humanistic and community psychology I took an interest in positive psychology and wrote my dissertation about resilience-building through creativity with refugee youth. I have also taken a great interest in intercultural psychiatry and specialized in that field as well during my PhD.

Read more about how I started my research and the amazing project called 'Art4Lives'  that came out of it.

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If you're feeling low or overwhelmed don't despair there are lots of great community resources that can help you out in San Diego.
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