Amanda Leggett, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest

  • Dementia caregiving
  • Prevention/intervention and service use for dementia caregivers and mental health issues in older adults
  • The stress process and geriatric depression
  • Sleep and geriatric depression 

Credentials

  • NIMH T32 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan
  • Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
  • M.S. in Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A. in Psychology, Queens University of Charlotte