Yara N. Farah, Ph.D.

Yara N. Farah, Ph.D.

Yara N. Farah, Ph.D., has worked for the past 13 years in the field of education. She has a doctorate in educational psychology from Baylor University and a master’s degree in special education (mild to moderate) from California State University, Northridge. Her expertise in the field also stems from the numerous diverse pedagogical positions she has assumed: working as a homeroom teacher in International Baccalaureate programs, being a special education teacher in elementary school, teaching in education and psychology departments at various higher education institutions, and conducting applied research in education. Dr. Farah strives to ensure that all students are surrounded by optimal conditions such that every student has the ability and tools to reach their curricular potential. Dr. Farah has more than 12 publications in peer-reviewed journals and has conducted numerous professional presentations at national and international conventions. Since 2012, Dr. Farah has also participated in educational consulting and helped lead several academia-related workshops and trainings.