Aesha John is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social Work at Texas Christian University. Previously she has held tenure-track faculty positions at Pittsburg State University, Kansas and Northeastern State University, Oklahoma. Aesha earned her Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Science from Oklahoma State University and Masters in Social Work from M S University, Vadodara, India. Her teaching interests include undergraduate and graduate level courses in human behavior, social work with children & families, research, and social policy. Aesha’ research focuses on examining wellbeing of individuals with an intellectual disability. She has published and presented her research in various international journals and conferences respectively.