Priscilla Kong graduated summa cum laude from Barnard College of Columbia University, where she earned her B.A. in psychology. She was also elected to the Barnard College chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest academic honor society in the US. While at Barnard, Priscilla worked with the Psychology department as a TA for Introduction to Statistics and Cognitive Psychology Lab. Outside of Barnard, she has interned with various non-profits offering psychological and social services in New York, including the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy and The Door. Priscilla has always been passionate about mental health and hopes to continue serving people on their journeys toward health and wellness.
What do you think of when you hear the word “mindfulness”? You might imagine someone sitting cross-legged and chanting “Om” to themselves. Or maybe you think of taking deep breaths and clearing your mind while soft piano music plays in the background. For most people, meditation is the first thing that comes to mind when […]