Lei Jin

Educational Psychologist
Ph.D. Candidate in Human Development and Family Science
Syracuse University, United States
M.A. Educational Psychology
University of Colorado, United States 

Lei received a B.S. in applied psychology from Nanjing Normal University while working in an educational program, specializing in children’s behavioral management and emotional regulation. Lei later received her M.A. in educational psychology from the University of Colorado, and worked with Asian immigrant families, helping them with family relationships, psychological wellbeing, and child behavior.

Lei was a teaching fellow at Syracuse University, working with children in the Child Lab School. She is finishing her doctoral degree in human development and family science at Syracuse University.

Lei’s specialties for support include: parenting, parent-child relationships, and child adjustment in cross-cultural contexts, as well as technology addiction. Lei is also currently a Research Assistant in Applied Psychology at New York University in Shanghai.

At ELG, Lei holds the position of educational psychologist where she provides psycho-educational assessments in Mandarin and English, parenting support, and professional workshops. Her love for working with children from different cultures is essential for supporting ELG’s families to overcome challenges they might be facing. She recognizes that many parents are worried when they initially reach out for help, and she is committed to helping them become happier and more informed throughout the process.


  • English, Mandarin

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