Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1000
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611
Description of InterestsDr. Burnett-Zeigler treats patients at the Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders. Her clinical interests are in mood and anxiety disorders, comorbid substance use disorders,... read moreDr. Burnett-Zeigler treats patients at the Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders. Her clinical interests are in mood and anxiety disorders, comorbid substance use disorders, stress management, and interpersonal relationships. She is has training and experience in several psychotherapy interventions including psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, behavioral activation, and mindfulness meditation. Dr. Burnett-Zeigler’s research focuses on better understanding the factors associated with mental health service utilization. She is specifically interested in attitudes and beliefs about mental health problems, access to mental health treatment, engagement in mental health treatment, and barriers to mental health treatment among disadvantaged populations including racial/ethnic minorities and those with low income, limited education, and limited access to resources. She is currently working to develop a Mind-Body Complementary Health depression intervention to be delivered to disadvantaged women in the community.
InterestsAddiction; Alcohol and Drug Dependency; Alcohol, Alcoholism; Behavioral Medicine; Child and Adolescent psychiatry; Mental Health; Mood Disorders; Psychiatry
- Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders
EducationPhD: Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine, Clinical Psychology (2009)
Fellowship: Northwestern McGaw, Psychology (2007)
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