Annual Convention Speakers

Anne Rufa

Anne Rufa

Assistant Professor at Rush University Medical Center

Anne K. Rufa, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Rush University Medical Center and the director for the Section of Community Behavioral Health. She received her doctorate at DePaul University in clinical/community psychology, and is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Illinois. She has clinical experience serving clients across the lifespan and in varied settings, including community mental health clinics and the VA, and her clinical interests focus on trauma and interpersonal violence. She engages in community-based research aiming to reduce mental health concerns associated with trauma and identify effective prevention/intervention efforts with the goal of health equity.


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