Dr. Pearnel Bell
Currently the Regional Clinical Psychologist for the Northeast Regional Health Authority (NERHA). Dr. Bell received extensive professional and academic training in Jamaica and overseas. She has a Ph.D. in Clinical/General Psychology from Capella University in Minnesota.She holds a Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management from Nova Southeastern University, a Diploma in teaching from Moneaque Teachers College and Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Psychology from Walden University. She is an Adjunct Faculty at the Adler Graduate School in Minnesota, USA and a Professor at Yorkville University in Canada. Dr. Bell is also in private practice as a clinical psychologist specializing in child, adolescence and adult interventions. She has presented at international conferences across the USA and Canada. Dr. Bell has made significant contributions to the field of psychology she is sought after to provide psychological perspective on many issues affecting the Jamaican psyche, frequently quoted in the news media, and is highly respected for her contribution to the field of psychology. She is the author of eight books. She has a very busy schedule but finds time to relax with friends and family for her monthly poetry evenings.