Nancy Arvold has been a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since the 1970s. She has a small private practice and was a therapist for public and private mental health providers for the past 12 years. She has been active with issues of treatment disparities and cultural competence.
Ms. Arvold is the senior teacher in an organization called The UNtraining: Untraining White Liberal Racism. An activist in social justice issues for many years, she is currently completing her Ph.D.
Her Ph.D. dissertation, entitled A Journey into Whiteness, is based on experiences from the UNtraining.