Keshani Perera

Emergency Contacts

 

Online Crisis Chat

Crisis Text Line

 
  • Text HOME to 741741
 

CrisisLink

 
  • 703-527-4077
 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

 
  • 988
  • 800-273-8255
 

Mason Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence Crisis Line

 
  • 703-380-1434
 

The Steve Fund (for students of color)

 
  • Text STEVE to 741741
 

Trans Lifeline (for the trans community)

 
  • 877-565-8860
 

The Trevor Project's TrevorLifeline (for LGBTQ+ students)

 
  • 866-488-7386
 

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans)

 
  • 800-273-8255, Press 1
 

Mason Police

 
  • 703-993-2810
 

Psychology Intern

Keshani Perera is a Psychology Intern at George Mason University Counseling and Psychological Services. She is also a final year doctoral candidate at the Psy.D program at William Paterson University of New Jersey, where she also earned her Masters in Clinical and Counseling Psychology. Her clinical interests are in torture, trauma, abuse, and racial/ethnic issues, while her research focuses on immigration, acculturation, racial discrimination, and racial/ethnic identity. She has completed clinical rotations at the Seton Hall University Counseling and Psychological Services, the National Institute for the Psychotherapies, NY, and at the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, before joining Mason CAPS as an intern. She identifies as an integrative therapist and is deeply rooted in relational psychodynamics and multicultural psychology.