G. Rita Dudley-Grant PhD, MPH, ABPP

G. Rita Dudley-Grant PhD, MPH, ABPP

G. Rita Dudley-Grant, Ph.D., MPH, ABPP, is a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice with Island Therapy Solutions. Her primary interests include working through trauma, alternative approaches to therapy, and working across the generations spectrum. Her publications include books, articles and chapters on clinical psychology and capacity expansion in the Caribbean, women’s mental health, diversity and spirituality in mental health. She is a member of the Behavioral Health Advisory Council in the VI and serves on the State Advisory Group, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention USVI. Dr. Dudley-Grant is a founding member and past president of the Association of Virgin Islands Psychologists, a founding and Executive Council Member of the Caribbean Alliance of National Psychological Associations and a fellow of the American Psychological Association. She is currently co-chair of the Caribbean Regional Conference of Psychology which will be held in November 2020 in St. Croix, bringing an international audience to the territory with a focus on Disaster behavioral health and wellness. She has been a trainer for decades on multiculturalism, trauma informed care, and women in treatment. Her current training focuses on self care for caregivers in a variety of circumstances.