I am a fifth year counseling psychology doctoral student at Purdue University under the mentorship of Dr. Ayse Ciftci. I am originally from Kingston, Jamaica. I received my Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Master of Arts in Education and Education Specialist degrees from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.Reid Marks-Laura

Research Interests

My research interests are in the area of multiculturalism and social justice. More specifically, I study social determinants of mental and sexual health in African American women and the career development process in racial/ethnic minority groups.

Clinical Theoretical Orientation

Theoretically, I ascribe to a person-centered, interpersonal process, and cognitive-behavioral approach. I am interested in personal and career counseling with college students, especially culturally diverse college students.