Amy L. Green, Ph.D.
Amy Green is a Research Associate in the Department of Child and Family Studies at the University of South Florida. She received her Ph.D. in public health with a concentration in behavioral health from the USF College of Public Health. She also holds a Master’s degree in psychological sciences from James Madison University and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Stetson University.
Dr. Green’s research interests include the provision of support services to promote parent engagement in education and mental health services, caregiver strain and mental health services utilization, and effective measurement of parent engagement in school-based mental health services.
Previously, Dr. Green served as the project coordinator for the Parent Connectors program, a peer-to-peer support program for families of youth with emotional and behavioral disorders receiving special education services. She is currently conducting a pilot study focused on the development of a conceptual model of parent engagement in schools that will serve as the foundation for additional research in this area.
Dr. Green teaches the Evaluation and Research Methods course for the Master’s in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health program.