Kira Graves, PhD Title: Psychologist Education: Howard University Expertise: Psychology Member of the Entrepreneur Leadership Network2021 Forbes List Experience Dr. Kira Graves is a psychologist and therapist who prioritizes compassionate guidance and evidence-based techniques with her clients. In addition to her past work as a school psychologist, Dr. Graves also helps to guide people as a life/work coach.Through her diverse experiences in her work, she enjoys empowering individuals professionally and personally to work toward a more fulfilling and balanced life. She has been featured in the 2021 Forbes List and is an avid traveler. She has been featured in several publications including New York Weekly and the Daily Scanner. The opportunity to witness resilience, strength, and positive change in her clients' lives is what fuels her passion for being a psychologist. Education Dr. Graves attended Howard University where she received her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in School Psychology & Counseling from Howard University. Dr. Graves received a doctorate in psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She has also completed specialized training and professional development in areas such as change management, communication, and coaching, and is an ICF Life/Work Coach and LPC. About Health Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.