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April 26, 2019
Presenter: Dr. Naar-King
Topic: Motivational Interviewing
Henry Center, East Lansing, MI
MPA Member Spotlight
Meet Megan Pejsa-Reitz, M.S.!
Megan is a graduate student enrolled in the Clinical Psychology Program at Eastern Michigan University (EMU). She earned her Master’s of Science degree from EMU and is currently on track to complete her doctorate. Her clinical area of special interest is in eating disorders, which builds off her passion for promoting physical activity and healthy lifestyles to reduce medical complications associated with obesity. She currently has a clinical placement at Henry Ford Health System, where she conducts assessments for patients seeking bariatric surgery.
She provides group therapy at EMU that incorporates psychoeducation to assist with weight loss as well as behavioral treatment to assist in implementing healthy behavioral changes. Megan also serves as the graduate student representative to the Michigan Psychological Association. She values being a member of MPA because of the relationships that she has built with other MPA members, and supporting the growth and development of student members.
Personally, Megan has been married to her high school sweetheart for three years and has one cat. Her
hobbies include board game nights, antique shopping, kayaking, and cooking.