Dr. Jamila Codrington is a New York state licensed psychologist serving children, adolescents, families, adults, and couples. She is founder and CEO of Asili Services, Inc., designed to provide holistic and culturally-relevant psychological intervention and consultation services and empower communities of African descent by raising awareness of mental health, education and social justice issues. Dr. Codrington is a Supervising Psychologist at Astor Services for Children and Families and Adjunct Professor at New York Theological Seminary. Dr. Codrington is a Past President of the New York Association of Black Psychologists and has served on the Board of Directors for over a decade, chairing the Legislative and Social Action Committee. She was awarded the 2010-2011 distinguished Bobby E. Wright Award by the Association of Black Psychologists for her exemplary commitment to community service and empowerment.
Dr. Codrington earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at the University of Maryland at College Park and has published in professional journals including the Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, Dreaming, and Cultural Studies of Science Education, as well as a book chapter in Helping Beyond the 50-Minute Hour: Therapists Involved in Meaningful Social Action. Dr. Codrington has served on the Association of Black Psychologists’ Public Policy Committee and co-authored the Association’s position paper on Special Education and the Mis-education of African American Children.
- Gender Female
- Degree(s) Ph.D.
- Populations Served All
- Payment Options Self-Pay Exclusively
- Accepting Clients Yes
- Insurance Accepted No.
- Paragon Leader Speakers Yes, Available