Barbora Hoskova is a second-year PhD student in counseling psychology at the Lynch School of Education and Human Development at Boston College. She received her bachelor's in psychology and anthropology from Tufts University. At Boston College, she works as a graduate research assistant in Betty Lai’s research lab. Hoskova’s research interests center around the effects of sociocultural and contextual factors on youth coping, resilience, and post-traumatic functioning. She is particularly interested in the role of cultural, family, and health factors on youth post-traumatic functioning. Hoskova is also interested in mixed-methods research, and in contributing to the development of culturally-sensitive interventions.