Past President/Board Member

“As a Psychologist, I believe I have a social responsibility to use my profession towards the advancement of my community. NYABPsi gives me a platform to do this with like-minded individuals through volunteer service projects, community programming, and social justice initiatives.”

Dr. Jamila Codrington is a New York state licensed psychologist specializing in children, adolescents and families. She is the founder of Asili Services, Inc., a psychological consulting service and private practice providing holistic and culturally-aligned interventions for individuals, communities, and institutions.  Dr. Codrington is a clinical supervisor at Astor Services for Children and Families, a community-based outpatient mental health clinic in the Bronx, NY, and Adjunct Professor at New York Theological Seminary.  She is a Past President of the New York Association of Black Psychologists (NYABPsi) and has served on the Board of Directors for several years. She has chaired the NYABPsi Legislative and Social Action Committee for several years and was awarded the 2010-2011 distinguished Bobby E. Wright Award by the Association of Black Psychologists for her exemplary commitment to community service and empowerment.