Nana Amoh, M.A.
Nana Amoh is a doctoral student in the clinical psychology Ph.D. program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice—City University of New York. In 2013, she received her B.A. from Columbia University where she majored in Psychology and concentrated in English. Nana then earned her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Teachers College, Columbia University in 2015. Nana’s research broadly examines the relationship between violence and trauma exposure and negative psychosocial sequelae among diverse children and adolescents. Nana currently serves on the John Jay College Psychology Doctoral Student Council as the Diversity Committee Representative. She is also the Coordinator of the Diverse Leadership in Education and Academic Pursuit (D-LEAP) Mentorship Program at John Jay College. Nana is a social justice advocate who is passionate about doing work that focuses on reducing health disparities and improving health care outcomes for minority youth and adult populations.