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Faculty
Faculty

Shareefah N. Al Uqdah (She/Her)

Associate Professor

  • Human Development & Psychoeducational Studies
  • School of Education

Education & Expertise

Education

Counseling Psychology

Ph.D.
Howard University
2010

Psychology

M.A.
North Carolina Central University
2004

Psychology

B.A.
North Carolina Central University
2002

Expertise

Psychology and Mental Health within Schools and Families

Dr. Al'Uqdah's research has explored the impact of community violence on parenting, parenting stress, and early childhood outcomes. She frequently presents on implicit bias and microaggressions within school systems.  

African American Muslims

Dr. Al'Uqdah presents on developing cultural competence for working with African American Muslims. 

Community and Interpersonal Violence

Exploring the role of interpsonal violence and/or community violence on family and children outcomes