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Ronny Rahal

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Hometown: Dearborn, MI

Program: MA

Book I would recommend: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Favorite Quote: “You miss one hundred percent of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

What would people be surprised to know about you? 

People might be surprised at how much I enjoy sports. I watch all the professional teams in the state and some collegiate ones as well.

Name a cause you are passionate about.

I am passionate about helping others. I want to make sure I do everything in my power to support those in need when I can.

Why did you choose MSP?

I chose to attend MSP because I learned that they also have a passion for helping others. I think that the school represents everything that I stand for.

What do you want to do with your degree?

I want to work with people around my age or younger because I feel that I can best relate with them. I’d also love to get into sports psychology if an opportunity presents itself.

How did you first get interested in the mental health profession?

It was always a field that fascinated me. Being involved in sports introduced me to a wide variety of mental health topics.