Dr. Malini Frey
Dr. Frey joined Amrita about 5 years ago and currently serves in AMMACHI Labs, Center for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality, and the MSW programs. As a Clinical Psychologist, her activities have included teaching, conducting research, guiding MSW and PhD candidates in research, content and project director of a now completed UNICEF program, and curriculum development for other AMMACHI Labs projects pertaining to fostering mental health and strength. Dr. Frey graduated from Antioch University and completed both a full-time pre-doctoral internship and post- doctoral fellowship with Harvard Medical School where she continued working for some time following her training. She serves on the AMMACHI Labs Ethics Committee and Research Committee. She is particularly interested in and devoted to the integration of higher spiritual values with psychological practices that promote healing of mental distress and illness, and the promotion of mental strength and happiness.