Immigration Nerds talk to Dr. Usha Tummala-Nara about Mental Health Trauma in Immigrant Communities

In this week’s Immigration Nerds podcast, host Ian Gaines talks to Dr. Usha Tummala-Nara, Program Director, Ph.D. Program in Counseling Psychology at Boston College. Dr. Tummala-Nara is currently conducting research on mental health and trauma within immigrant communities. In this timely conversation, we discuss the various mental, emotional, and psychic challenges of adjusting to a different culture, her approach to treatment, and how society can better tend to immigrant needs to facilitate an easier transition to living in a new country.