ABPsi Detroit honors it's members who have passed on the ancestral plane. Their legacies live on both in our memories and in the valuable contributions they have made to the Black community and Psychology. 

Lavinia Ekong, PhD
1961 -2019

Dr. Ekong was a licensed clinical psychologist, marriage and family therapist, and an imago relationship specialist. She was a Detroit native and devoted member to ABPsi Detroit often offering mentorship to dozens of students and early career psychologists. She had a thriving private practice and a 30+ year career history as a clinician.