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Recent graduate of John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Primary interests include psychology and the law, court-mandated assessments, severe mental illness, youth in the criminal justice system, reentry, and advocacy work. I like conversations about mass incarceration, intersectional feminism, criminological theory, false confessions, and music and memory.
Paper on offenders on the registry and the stigma they face recently published! Currently writing papers on judicial variations concerning intellectual disability diagnoses in capital punishment cases, and how to properly address racial bias in wrongful convictions pertaining to sexual assault. Hoping to pursue Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology: short-term goal to work in a forensic hospital; long-term goal to complete forensic assessments for courts. Specialized background in public health. Professional singer in downtime. Restorative justice and harm reduction enthusiast. Activist.
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Academic Counselor, College & Community Fellowship
Research Assistant, New York State Psychiatric Institute