BiographyPavna K. Sodhi was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada by two first-generation South Asian immigrants. The majority of her childhood summers were spent in India, where she became increasingly interested in her cultural background and bicultural identity formation.
Pavna completed her education in psychology and counselling related disciplines. She currently resides in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada where she maintains a culturally diverse therapeutic caseload, teaches counselling psychology students, and continues to research topics pertaining to multicultural populations, mental health, and identity formation.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Dr. Sodhi's research and professional interests include immigrant mental health, ethnic/bicultural identity formation, LGBTQ concerns, and workplace discrimination issues.
By: Pavna K. Sodhi
Subjects: Gender & Intersectionality Studies, Psychology, Social Psychology
Celebrating the publication anniversary of my book, Exploring Immigrant and Sexual Mental Health: Reconsidering Multiculturalism. Learn more about the DIFT Framework and its versatility in a therapeutic setting from my recent blog post: https://goo.gl/RufrCZ .