Faculty: Uma Shanmugham, PsyD

Uma Shanmugham

Uma Shanmugham, PsyD

Adjunct Faculty, MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Degree Major/Emphasis Institution Year
PsyD Clinical Psychology William James College  
Master of Arts Counseling Psychology William James College  
Bachelor of Arts International Relations Tufts University  


  • Diversity, Difference and Inclusion

Research and Practice Interests

  • Marginalized individuals and populations
  • Global Mental Health
  • Clinical supervision

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Psychologist, Certified Health Services Provider

Publications and Presentations

Shanmugham, Uma, M. (2016). Women in the sex industry: A qualitative study of their meaning-making about the Language used to describe them. [Doctoral dissertation, William James College] ProQuest Dissertations Publishing.

Concurrent Leadership, Service and Professional Activities

  • Group private practice

Prior Experience

  • Clinical experience at LABBB Collaborative, Children’s Services of Roxbury and The Home for Little Wanderers
  • APA Internship at Lynn Community Health Center and Dr. Leon O. Brenner Center for Psychological Assessment and Consultation of the William James College Internship Consortium in Clinical Psychology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Community Internship Consortium

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association