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Welcome to the 20th Annual Allied Media Conference!

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Samia Lalani

National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network
Research Fellow
Washington, DC
Samia Lalani is a genderfluid mental health advocate and counseling psychology student currently residing in DC. Born and raised in Toronto, they have also lived in Atlanta and New Orleans. They are of mixed Arab, African, and South Asian descent. Their goals and endeavours include conducting community-based, intersectional research on, with, and for LGBTQ people of colour; working towards dismantling systems that contribute to increased rates of mental illness in LGBTQ communities of colour; advocating for mental health as a tool of liberation work; and integrating activism, research, and practice. They eventually want to provide low-cost to free counseling services for QTPOC in their community. In their free time, they enjoy writing poetry, drinking lots of coffee, and creating art.