University at Buffalo

Omayra Muñoz-Lorenzo (She/her)

Omayra Muñoz-Lorenzo

Clinical Assistant Professor

COUNSELING, SCHOOL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY


Specialty/Research Focus

Access and Equity; Diversity; Equity and Poverty; Cultural Competence; Mental Health; Rehabilitation Counseling

Contact Information
Department of Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
412 Baldy Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260-1000
Phone: 716-645-1118
omayramu@buffalo.edu

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Professional Summary:

Dr. Omayra Muñoz is a certified rehabilitation counselor and received her doctoral degree in counselor education from the University of Maryland, College Park, and her master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras. She has worked extensively with Latinx, immigrant and Spanish-speaking communities as a bilingual mental health counselor and rehabilitation counselor. Her scholarly and collaborative interests include the acculturation process of immigrant and Latinx clients, the transition from high school to college for Latinx youth with disabilities and counselors’ commitment to social justice and inclusion.

Education and Training:
  • Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, Counselor Education
  • MS, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Rehabilitation Counseling
  • BA, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Social Work
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    Contact Information

    Department of Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    412 Baldy Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260-1000
    Phone: 716-645-1118
    omayramu@buffalo.edu

    View CV