My Dissertation: A Journey Towards Self-Awareness and Beyond

  • Leyla Feize University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Keywords: self-awareness, resistance, self-observation, mindfulness


This narrative portrays my personal struggles towards meeting my “self.” It is a story of resistance, fear, openness, acceptance, experiencing personal and professional growth, and witnessing the unexpected results of this journey.

Author Biography

Leyla Feize, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
I am an asistant professor at University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley, College of Health Affairs, Department of Social Work and teach both face to face and online courses. I enjoy my job very much.