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Shreya Vaishnav

Palo Alto University
Visiting Assistant Professor
Dr. Vaishnav is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Palo Alto University. She identifies as an Indian-American immigrant who grew up in Mumbai, India and migrated to the United States. She graduated with a master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Arizona State University and a doctorate in Counseling and Educational Development from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). She is currently the co-chair for the ACA Graduate Student Committee and the Awards Committee Chair for the Association of Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD). She is also a WACES Emerging Leader 2020-2021 and a CE&S Fellow 2020-2021. Her research interests focus on racial microaggressions in academia, mentoring counseling students and educators, and social justice advocacy.