Graduate Students and FTRG Externs

Lyric Bada

I’m a senior at Hunter College. I’m pursuing a double major in General Psychology and Studio Art. After I graduate, my plan is to pursue a graduate degree in Clinical Psychology or Applied Behavior Analysis. In my free time, I like to read, write and hang out with friends.

Fatima Barazi

I am a Syrian dentist with 2 years of clinical experience. I’m very excited to start my second semester with FTRG and continue this amazing and fruitful working/learning experience. My goal is to get both, an MSc in prosthodontics, and an MS in Global Health Policy as these two programs will enrich my knowledge and sharpen my skills as a dentist/health care provider.

Jennifer Brito

I am currently a graduate student at The City College of New York in the Master of Arts General Psychology program. I would like to pursue a doctoral degree in clinical psychology with a specialization in neuropsychology. My goal is to obtain a career in clinical practice assessing and treating the intersectionality of neurodiversity and mental health. During my free time, I enjoy exercising, spoiling my dog, and immersing myself in foreign films on Netflix.

Stella Brooks

I am a graduate of Hunter College earning my B.A. in Psychology and am currently preparing to apply to graduate programs in mental health counseling. I would like to specialize in trauma and work with domestic violence survivors and, as someone with a background in classical music, I am particularly interested in working with adolescent and professional artists and athletes to provide assistance for navigating the complicated, intensive environments they are a part of. In my free time, I love to go to amusement parks, watch horror movies, and read every genre from romance to thriller.

Jocelyn Chow

I'm currently in my third year at NYU studying psychology and child & adolescent mental health. I plan to be a clinical psychologist in the future. In my free time, I like to experiment with matcha recipes, journal, and check out food places around the city!

Sindy Kalauch

I am an international student from Germany who recently graduated with a BA from Hunter College where I majored in clinical psychology and minored in German. My research interests focus on adverse childhood experiences, suicide ideation, and the role of resilience to buffer the effects of mental health issues. I am planning to pursue a PhD in clinical psychology to combine my passion for research and teaching.

Amy Li

I am a Junior McNair scholar at Hunter College, majoring in Clinical Psychology, and am aiming to pursue a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. My interest in research is depression, trauma, and suicide prevention.

Ethan Morris

I am currently a Junior at NYU majoring in psychology on the pre-medical track and minoring in Spanish. While I plan to pursue medicine, I am also interested in graduate school for psychology. In my freetime I enjoy photography and traveling!

Phoebe Muntz

I am a senior at Barnard College majoring in psychology with a minor in history. After I graduate, I plan on pursuing a PhD in clinical psychology with a focus on children and adolescents. In my free time, I enjoy reading, baking, and exploring the city!

Michelle Del Villar

I'm currently a senior at Macaulay Honors at The City College of New York, majoring in Biology and minoring in Psychology and French, on the pre-med track. After I graduate, I would like to pursue a career in public health and medicine — attempting to examine genetic predispositions in racial and ethnic minorities at individual and macro-environmental levels. I'm also passionate about exploring the intersection between clinical psychology and psychiatry. In my free time, I enjoy learning new languages, journaling, and running.