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Tiara Fennell

Assistant Clinical Professor, Clinic Director of the Center for Healthy Families

Tiara Fennell (she/her) is an Assistant Professor of Couple and Family Therapy in the Department of Family Science in the School of Public Health and the Clinic Director for the Center for Healthy Families. She is a PhD candidate in the Human Development and Family Science department at Virginia Tech. As a scholar, Tiara is engaged in research focusing on the experiences of burnout for community mental health clinicians and developing clinical trainings to support African American families in therapy.


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Areas of Interest

Core Faculty
  • M.S., Marriage and Family Therapy, Northwestern University, 2018
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Human Development and Family Science: Marriage and Family Therapy, Virginia Tech
  • FMSC 640 Family Therapy: Theory and Techniques
  • FMSC 658 Supervised Clinical Practice of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • FMSC 485 Introduction to Family Therapy