Ashyia Riley (she/her) is a junior at Ball State University studying Psychology. She has minors in Interpersonal Relations and Psychology of Human Development. This is her first semester working with that P2 Lab, and she will be assisting with the , “Positive and Negative Urgency: To Lump or to Split? An Investigation into Affect Specific Impulsive Behavior” project. Ashyia is excited to obtain research and other  experiences that will better prepare her for graduate school. Ashyia is an intern at A Better Way Services where she provides indirect and direct care to clients as well as responds to crisis calls. After graduation, Ashyia plans on attending graduate school to pursue a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and ,eventually, a PsyD or PhD in Clinical Psychology.  In the future, Ashyia would like to work as a clinician, serving systematically oppressed communities. 


In her free time, Ashyia enjoys reading, listening to music, and spending time with her loved ones.