Christine Park

Christine Park

Research Assistant

Christine Park is a research assistant at the UCLA PEERS® Clinic under the mentorship of Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson, where she is involved in scoring and verifying various psychological assessments. She has served as a career coach in the pilot College-to-Careers Transition program to guide young adults with ASD in acquiring social and practical skills to be used in the employment setting, and connecting to potential employers. She is also currently a social coach in PEERS® for Young Adults Program in which she provides individual assistance for a young adult in making and keeping friends by providing feedback in weekly homework assignments. She is interested in becoming a physician with a focus on identifying and addressing health and healthcare inequities faced by underserved communities, such as for people with developmental disabilities, and their interconnections with barrier of access to multitude of other opportunities and resources.