Claudia Mejia, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, UNLV PRACTICE

Claudia Mejia

Carlson Education Building (CEB) 226-G


Curriculum Vitae

Claudia Mejia, a recent graduate of the Counseling Psychology doctoral program at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas, is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at The PRACTICE: A UNLV Community Mental Health Clinic. She completed an APA-accredited internship at Florida International University Counseling and Psychological Services in Miami, Florida before joining The PRACTICE. Claudia has focused her training and clinical practice attempting to address the issue of marginalization of certain communities, something she witnessed and experienced directly within her own Latina/o community. Primary interests include working with underserved groups, such as ethnic minorities, women, and children, while working to provide multiculturally competent services in English and Spanish.