Affiliate Graduate Research Assistant
Alexis Tola completed her undergraduate studies at Nova Southeastern University and is now at The New School for Social Research.. In 2020, she resigned as a registered nurse in the emergency department to pursue a degree in psychology. She hopes to further her education and obtain a PhD in clinical psychology. Along with her research at NSU, Alexis is a research assistant in the Mind-Body Trauma Care Lab. She aims to combine these experiences, with that of her nursing foundation, to approach future research in an integrated and holistic fashion. Her current interests include the manifestations of trauma in cognition and trauma-informed yoga.