Working towards a degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in Nashville, TN.
Has conducted cross-cultural research on depression (among the Maya of Guatemala). Recently published book chapter on the effects of palatable food on the brain. Interested in faith issues, as well as the intersection between mental and physical health. Runs a blog called Health Gone Mental.
Pursuing an M.Ed. in Counselling Psychology at the University of Alberta. Completed an M.Sc. in Neuroscience in 2014, and defended the thesis "The Behavioural Effects of Ancestral Stress and Post-Natal Environment."
Interests include: mindfulness-based therapies, anxiety, depression, attention, and the intersection of religion/spirituality and mental health.