Published on December 3rd, 2011 | by thevyne0
Vyne Contributor Spotlight: Dominica McBride, PhD
Hometown: Leslie, MI
Current City: Chicago, IL
Roles you play in life: Friend, sister, daughter, lover, evaluator, partner, helper, truth seeker, inquisitor, writer
Education: PhD in Counseling Psychology, M.Ed. in Counselor Education
Occupation: Program Evaluator, Researcher
What topics do you write about?: Life, love, relationships, program evaluation, social justice, cultural competence, HIV/AIDS, issues facing African Americans
3 Words that Describe You: Loving, Passionate, Inquisitive
Finish this Sentence, “To feel more centered I…”: be still and meditate, run, write, laugh, have a meaningful and heartfelt conversation, think of what I’m grateful for
What is Your Favorite Thing to do When You’re Not Working?: Creative writing
What is Your Favorite Restaurant?: Rajun Cajun (an East Indian/Soul Food restaurant)
What are You Most Proud of?: Helping others, especially through co-founding a nonprofit organization (The HELP Institute) and providing psychotherapy
What Words Do You Live By?: “Be the change you want to see the in world.” “Cherish this moment for it is your life.”
What Was the Last Thing that Inspired You?: A social and emotional intelligence workshop I attended a couple months ago.
What is Your Favorite Travel Destination?: My heart 🙂 Outside of this, I’d have to say East Africa.