Welcome to THE

Community. Equity. Research. Action.

We are a research lab in the Psychology and Education Department at Mount Holyoke College focused on identity and health equity as they relate to sexual and mental wellness. Our research centers on the health and wellness of marginalized communities, with a particular focus the experiences of gender and sexual minority people. We implement community-based research principles in our work, and value partnering with community organizations, health centers, and community members to promote health equity.


November 2021

Corey was awarded tenure. CONGRATULATIONS, COREY! 🥳🎉🎊

Hannah, Kelly, and Saachi's senior thesis proposals were approved.

September 2021

Mount Holyoke covered a feature story about Corey's research being mentioned on Mashable.

Mashable published an article about intimate partner violence among the bisexual community. There, they highlight research conducted by Corey and others.

May 2021

Mya and Tai successfully defended their senior theses!

November 2020

Mya, Shayn, and Tai's senior thesis proposals were approved.

July 2019

Corey explained pansexuality to Women's Health.