hannon Chávez-Korell is Chief Academic Officer at the Michigan School of Psychology. Her research focuses on poverty-related stress, racial and ethnic identity development, and extends to cultural adaptations of mental health interventions for Latinos, American Indians, and African Americans. In 2015 she and her research colleagues received The Outstanding Contribution of the Year Award from the American Psychological Association’s Counseling Psychologist for their research focused on Latinx ethnic identity. Her research and consultation also focus on access and barriers to education for marginalized populations, educational equity, and campus climate for K-12 schools, junior colleges, colleges and universities. Consultation to organizational systems is informed by Shannon’s expertise in cultural competencies, implicit biases, and interpersonal, cross-cultural, and contextual dynamics that affect productivity and performance. She provides on-going consultation services to public school systems in Ohio and Wisconsin, and to non-profit organizations in the Greater Milwaukee Area, Metro-Detroit, Chicago, Boston, and New York City. Chavez-Korell is an active member of the National Latinx  Psychological Association and the Society of American Indian Psychologists. She has served on editorial boards for the Journal of Counseling Psychology, The Counseling Psychologist, and The Journal of Latinx Psychology. She received her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania. She is a fully licensed psychologist in the state of Michigan, and resides in Metro-Detroit.


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