“I am excited to be a member of NYABPsi because the mental health needs of African-Americans are overlooked far too often. I look forward to participating in mental health outreach events for the underserved.”
Grace Akinrinade is a doctoral candidate pursuing a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology at Long Island University, Post Campus. She is currently externing at Harlem Hospital’s Family Care Center, where she conducts both psychotherapy and assessment for individuals from primarily minority backgrounds. Her clinical work primarily involves work with children and adolescents. Her research interests include trauma and substance use. Grace is excited to be a part of the NYABPsi.