Dr. Kim Laurene graduated with a doctorate in psychology from Bowling Green State University in 2010. She currently serves as an Assistant Professor and is involved with More Aware and Medina County Aware. She has experience teaching undergraduate classes in statistics, general psychology, developmental psychology, adolescent psychology, and career issues in psychology, and she is an Adult and a Youth Mental Health First Aid instructor. Dr. Laurene serves as the advisor for Active Minds and for The Nightingale Project. Her current research addresses mental health and substance abuse.