Chitra Raghavan, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist in New York City specializing in assessment of sex trafficking, domestic violence, sexual harassment, rape, sexual assault and any other abusive interactions, and the traumatic outcomes these situations engender.
Dr. Raghavan is currently a tenured full professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She is also the Deputy Director of the Forensic Mental Health Counseling Program and the Coordinator for the Victimology Studies in Forensic Psychology.
In 2014, Dr. Raghavan was named as one of “New York’s New Abolitionists” by the New York State Anti-Trafficking Coalition for her work to promote human rights for women and fight human trafficking.
About Dr. Chitra Raghavan
Education & Training Background
2002, Research Scientist, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse(CASA), Columbia University
2000, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine
1998, Ph.D. in Community and Clinical Psychology, University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign
1992, B.A. in French Language and Literature and Psychology, Smith College
New York State 2005