Mikel Moss

Study Background:  Mikel Moss is a current PhD candidate in Global Mental Health at the University of Melbourne, a recent Masters of Arts in Education in Clinical Psychology degree (minors in Global Mental Health and Trauma, Community Psychology, and Research Methods) from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a former Alternative Training Student in Drama Therapy and Counseling Psychology through the North American Drama Therapy Association. His focus is on the development of “Gold Standard”, mixed method drama therapeutic techniques and researching the best practices for healing and care with ‘colonized Other’ communities (communities that are adversely affected by European colonization).

Current Projects: Mikel Moss is a current PhD candidate in Global Mental Health at the University of Melbourne, a recent Masters of Arts in Education in Clinical Psychology degree (minors in Global Mental Health and Trauma, Community Psychology, and Research Methods) from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a former Alternative Training Student in Drama Therapy and Counseling Psychology through the North American Drama Therapy Association. His focus is on the development of “Gold Standard”, mixed method drama therapeutic techniques and researching the best practices for healing and care with ‘colonized Other’ communities (communities that are adversely affected by European colonization).

What you hope to contribute to the mental health graduate circle? Mikel is passionate about creating space for arts therapies research in the broader psychological community and looks forward to providing his perspectives on arts in psychology and diversity in psychology to the conversations in this program