Date(s) - 09/08/2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
WE FOSTER STUDENT DEVELOPMENT THROUGH COMPASSION, EMPOWERMENT, ADVOCACY, HOPE, EMPATHY, AND HEART.
Outreach Coordinator, UF Counseling and Wellness Center
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy, Florida State University
MS, Marriage and Family Therapy, NOVA Southeastern University
BS, Psychology, University of Florida
Dr. Okafor’s professional interests include clinical supervision, trauma recovery, psychotherapy for individuals (with a focus on youth and Black individuals), couples, and families, and cultural competency in therapy.
Nia Close, Ph.D.
Nia Close is a fourth-year year student at the University of Florida pursuing a Bachelor’s of Health Science degree with minors in Leadership and Health Disparities in Society from Tallahassee, FL. Nia currently serves as the President of the Lambda Psi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Organizational Advancement Co-Chair for the Florida Cicerones, a member of the Fall 2019 Tapping Class of Florida Blue Key and a member of the Center for Undergraduate Research Undergraduate Liaison Council.