Emily Mendez Media Bio

Who is Emily?

Emily Mendez is a mental health writer and expert in the field of psychology. She is a former private practice psychotherapist. Emily writes on numerous topics including psychology, fitness, travel and more.

Emily has contributed to eCounseling.com, TherapyTribe, and other well-known mental health sites. Emily’s practical advice on trending mental health topics can often be found in national media sites, including Family Circle, INSIDER, and Healthline.


Specialization in Content Strategy, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois

​Ed.S. Degree in Counselor Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

Master’s Degree in Community Counseling, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, Indiana