Laura Nicholson is a Graduate Student Counselor who joined the Wellness Center in 2017. Laura received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from the DePaul University, and is in the process of earning her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Loyola University. Outside of Loyola’s Wellness Center, Laura works on several research projects and is writing her Master’s thesis on college students’ health behaviors and wellbeing. She also takes courses on evidence based practice and treatment in therapy. Laura believes that therapy should offer students a safe, non-judgmental space where they can develop strategies to improve their mental and physical health.