Amanda Mitchell

Amanda Mitchell

Dr. Mitchell's curriculum vitae [PDF]


  • Postdoctoral Researcher in Psychoneuroimmunology, Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
  • Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Louisville
  • M.Ed., Counseling Psychology, University of Louisville
  • B.S., Psychology, Grand Valley State University

Areas of Research

  • Economic marginalization and health
  • Health inequities
  • Intrapersonal and interpersonal influences on health


  • Quantitative
  • Analytic Techniques: Moderation, Mediation, Structural Equation Modeling
  • Mixed methods

Areas of Teaching (or courses taught)

  • Theories and Techniques of Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Advanced Theories
  • Individual Psychological Assessment I and II
  • Culture, Social Justice, and Advocacy

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychological Association (APA), Divisions 17 (Counseling Psychology) and 38 (Health Psychology)
  • American Psychosomatic Society (APS)
  • Selected Honors and Awards

    • 2021 Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award, Student-Nominated Mentoring Award, Kentucky Psychological Foundation
    • 2020 Researcher of the Year, Kentucky Psychological Foundation
    • 2017-2018, 2019-2020 Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning Faculty Favorite, Student-Nominated Teaching Award, University of Louisville
    • 2018 Institute for Academic Feminist Psychologists Scholar, Committee on Academic Feminist Psychology
    • 2017 Commonwealth Scholar, Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky (CIK), School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville

    Selected Publications

    For a complete list of my published work, see the Social Inequities in Health Lab website.