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Amanda Gilmore

Assistant Professor    Assistant Professor, Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development, Health Policy & Behavioral Sciences    ,
Education

Ph.D., 2015, University of Washington, Clinical Psychology
M.S., 2009, University of Washington, Psychology
B.S., 2007, Rollins College, Psychology

Specializations

Prevention of alcohol and drug use, sexual assault, and sexual risk behaviors among high-risk groups
Reducing barriers to accessing treatment through technology-based interventions
Secondary prevention programs for individuals who experienced recent sexual assault

Biography

Assistant Professor, Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development, Health Policy & Behavioral Sciences

Amanda Gilmore Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Amanda Gilmore is a clinical psychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development and the Department of Health Policy & Behavioral Sciences in the School of Public Health. She is also affiliated with the Department of Psychology and the Center for Research on Interpersonal Violence.

Dr. Gilmore’s research interests primarily focus on the development and testing of (1) integrated prevention programs for alcohol and drug use, sexual assault, and sexual risk behaviors among high-risk groups including adolescents, college students, and service members, (2) innovative technology-based interventions to improve the rate of treatment access and decrease treatment drop-out among underserved populations; and (3) secondary prevention programs for individuals who experienced recent sexual assault. She is also interested in the acute effects of alcohol on sexual decision making and the development of sexual assault prevention programs that can be effective in real-world settings. Dr. Gilmore has served as a Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on grants from NIDA, NIAAA, the Office for Victims of Crime and the Department of Homeland Security as well as several internal grant mechanisms. She has more than 60 peer reviewed publications focused on alcohol and drug use as it relates to sexual assault and sexual risk behaviors, as well as the use of technology to increase accessibility for mental health treatment. She is also a licensed clinical psychologist with particular expertise in the treatment of substance use disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, and suicidal behaviors and she has founded and led clinics that have provided treatment to recent sexual assault victims, victims of crime with posttraumatic stress and suicidal behaviors, and integrated behavioral health care within an OB/GYN clinic.