JannelThomas

Jannel Thomas

Master's Candidate, Family Science, Family Science
Other Affiliations: Center for Healthy Families
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142 SPH
Phone: 301-405-3672 |

Jannel Thomas is a second-year Couple and Family Therapy master’s candidate. She earned her B.A. in Psychology and Family Science from the University of Maryland. She has worked in the non-profit sector as a Respite Program Coordinator for active-duty military families who have children with special needs. Her volunteer work includes working as a Call Counselor for a local hotline, volunteering at a local hospice center in the bereavement department, and other community activities. Her research interests include mental health research in minority families, intimate partner violence, trauma, abuse, and improving the quality of interpersonal relationships. Her hobbies include spending time with friends and family, watching various TV shows, Zumba, hiking, and going to the beach.