Shadie is a Research Assistant for the STEP Clinic. She aids in recruitment, helps with interviewing and manages data. Shadie graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a Bachelors degree in Psychology with a Concentration in Mental Health. She has completed internships at the Clifford Beers Clinic, the PRIME Clinic, and is looking to continue her education in Clinical Psychology next Fall. Shadie enjoys reading, attending outdoor music festivals and spending time with her cat.