Krishna Kary, M.A.
Krishna joined Project RISE in 2014 as a Counseling Psychology PhD student at University of California, Santa Barbara. Being part of Project RISE has enabled Krishna to bring visibility to important LGBTQ issues in her roles as a student, researcher, teacher, and mental health professional. Krishna is passionate about research that informs psychotherapy with LGBTQ adolescents, adults, and couples. In her research endeavors, Krishna strives to honor the resilience and diversity within the LGBTQ community and aims to promote positive mental health outcomes for its members.