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Makungu Akinyela

Ph.D., Liberal Arts (Family and Human Development), Emory University
M.A., Human Development, California State University at Northridge
B.A., Pan African Studies/Journalism, California State University at Northridge

Recent and Selected Publications

2008, “Once they come: testimony therapy and healing questions for African American couples” in Revisioning family therapy: Race, class, culture, and gender in clinical practice, 2nd Ed. Monica McGoldrick & Ken Hardy, editors. New York: Guilford Press

2006. “Conscious Parenting Family Circles: An African-Centered Pedagogy”. In Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies: Special Issue on Critical Pedagogy. Darder A. and L. Miron (eds). 5:1.3

Research Interests

Testimony Therapy
Discursive Practices of Family Therapy
Critical Pedagogy
Africentric Critical Theory

404-413-5141
makinyela@gsu.edu