Breakout Presenters

Amy Drapalski

Amy Drapalski, PhD, is a research psychologist at the Veterans Affairs Capitol Healthcare Network (VISN 5) Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC) and a volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland,  School of Medicine.  Her professional work has focused on developing and testing consumer-centered strategies and tools to improve the quality of care of individuals with mental illness and their families and identifying barriers and facilitators to mental health recovery, including internalized stigma.