Joanna Maung, M.A.


 Position Title:

  • Psychology Intern Counselor

Academic Training:

  • M.A. in Counseling Psychology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (2015)
  • PhD in Counseling Psycholoy at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (Anticipated 2019)

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Psychological Association: Society of Counseling Psychology (Division 17)
  • International Psychology (Division 52)
  • Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy (Division 29)
  • Asian American Psychological Association

Areas of Special Interests:

  • Trauma
  • Multiculturalism
  • Asian American/Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) issues
  • International students
  • First generation college students
  • Non-traditional students
  • Identity exploration/development
  • Interpersonal/intimate relationship concerns
  • Family/intergenerational conflict

Theoretical Orientation:

  • Multicultural framework and humanistic lens, integrative with an emphasis on CBT, mindfulness, and interpersonal approaches.