Andrea Haidar is a PhD candidate in clinical psychology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is also a licensed clinical social worker and certified yoga teacher. Her research interests include culturally acceptable and accessible care for racial and ethnic minority communities, stress and resilience, mindfulness-based interventions, and immigrant and refugee mental health. Andrea’s work also seeks to examine and address health disparities among Arab, Middle Eastern, and North African communities. Prior to her doctoral studies, Andrea worked as a trilingual behavioral health specialist at a Federally Qualified Health Center, providing services in Arabic, Spanish, and English. She holds a master’s in social work and a bachelor’s in sociology from the University of Chicago. Andrea is also the recipient of national awards, including the Fulbright Scholarship, Truman Scholarship, and Critical Language Scholarship.

This profile was last updated on December 28, 2023

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