- PhD., Counseling Psychology, Boston College
M.S., Counseling, University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A., University of California-Irvine
- Dr. Shatina Williams is a licensed psychologist in Maryland and the District of Colombia, and is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Before her position as a Staff Clinician, Dr. Williams completed her APA-accredited internship at our very own American University and served as a postdoctoral fellow at an integrated health care agency in Baltimore, MD. She has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in residential, community mental health, integrated health care, and university counseling settings. Her special interests include community and interpersonal trauma, effects of racism and sexism on identity and identity-related experiences, racial and gender identity, exercise and healthy eating, and experiences of students of Color and first-generation college students. Her therapeutic approach is integrative with special consideration to relational-cultural psychotherapy.