Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology • AUG 2016 – JUN 2021 (Expected Graduation)

Antioch University New England (AUNE), Keene, New Hampshire, United States

  • Candidate for Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
  • Dissertation: The Effects of Societal Pressures on the Development of Eating Disorders Among Lebanese Women

M.S. in Clinical Psychology • AUG 2016 – FEB 2019 (Expected Completion)

Antioch University New England (AUNE), Keene, New Hampshire, United States

  • Courses: Personality; Relationships/Roles/Ethics Professional Seminar; Methods of Psychological Assessment; Psychotherapeutic Individual Intervention; Tests and Measurements in Psychology; Human Diversity and the Clinical Enterprise; Intake Interviewing Skills; Psychopathology and Behavioral Disorders; Psychotherapeutic Family Intervention; The Dream in Clinical Practice; Psychotherapeutic Intervention: Group; Social Psychology and Social Responsibility; Research Methods and Statistics; and Cognitive Aspects of Behavior

M.A. in Media Studies • AUG 2010 – MAY 2014

American University of Beirut, Lebanon

  • Worked full-time while pursuing Master’s degree
  • Emphasis on media’s effect on psychological behaviors of individuals
  • Courses: Research Methods and Statistical Analysis, Clinical Interventions, Culture and Mental Health, Ethical and Professional Issues, Mass Media in Modern Arabic Society, Global Media Literacy, Global Change, Research Methods in Media Study, Global Cooperation, Global News, Communication Theory and Research
  • Thesis: Influence of Media and Media Literacy on Women’s Self-Esteem, A Pilot Study
  • Thesis selected by Project Committee for further comprehensive research for submission to a peer-reviewed journal

Media Literacy & Global Citizenship • Summer 2013

Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change, Salzburg, Austria

  • Summer program on the study of media literacy and engaged global citizenship for university, faculty, and students from around the world
  • Produced multimedia modules
  • Analysed various political campaigns
  • Engaged in research and debates with faculty and students from across the globe in digital media literacy and pressing global issues

B.A. in Psychology • AUG 2006 – JUN 2010

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California, United States

  • Member of the Dental, Environmental, Photography, Psychology, and Watts Tutorial clubs
  • Member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority