Dr. Ayo is the author of the book:
“Ayo” means “joy” in the West African Yoruba language. Dr. Ayo is the first in her family to earn a college degree. She earned her BA in psychology from The Lincoln University in Pennsylvania and earned her MA and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Ayo is in full-time private practice as a licensed psychologist. She is also a Board Certified African Centered/Black Psychologist, Diplomate, and Fellow. Dr. Ayo is a former university professor and administrator and has worked in the mental health field for over 45 years.
Dr. Ayo has been in the Mental Health field for over 40 years. Dr. Ayo uses a variety of therapeutic strategies to address the needs of her clients including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). She specializes in African Centered/Black Psychology and is Board Certified by the Association of Black Psychologists (www.abpsi.org). Clients of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are seen in her practice.
September 19, 1986
The Psychology of African Americans
Mental Health Among African Americans
Africa’s Contribution to World Civilizations
Educating Black Children