Dr. Anneliese A. Singh
Anneliese A. Singh is a Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity Equity, and Inclusion in the College of Education at the University of Georgia. Dr. Singh has contributed to many counseling competencies, including the recent revision of the ACA Multicultural and Social Justice Counseling Competencies, the ASGW Multicultural and Social Justice Principles for Group Workers, and the ACA Competencies for Counseling Transgender People. She is highly prolific, and has written over 100 peer-reviewed articles and chapters and 6 books in the areas of social justice counseling and LGBTQQ+ counseling.
Dr. Singh is co-author of Social Justice Counseling in Group Work, Affirmative Counseling and Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients, the Queer and Trans Resilience Workbook, and the upcoming Racial Healing Workbook. She is a Past-President of the Association of LGBT Issues in Counseling and the Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. In 2009, Dr. Singh co-founded the Georgia Safe Schools Coalition to work on the intersection of heterosexism, racism, sexism, and other oppressions in Georgia schools. She also founded the Trans Resilience Project to translate findings from her 15 years of research and NIH longitudinal grant examining on the resilience that trans and nonbinary people develop across the lifespan and across multiple identities to navigate societal oppression. Dr. Singh passionately believes in and strives to live by the ideals of Dr. King’s beloved community, as well as Audre Lorde’s reminder that “without community, there is no liberation.”