Be the Change Symposium - Preventing Sexual Violence in Philadelphia



Preventing Sexual Violence
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Willamette Simmons, PsyD, MBA

Willamette Simmons, PsyD, MBA

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Dr. Willamette Simmons is a licensed psychologist with over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. Dr. Simmons obtained her Doctorate in Psychology (PsyD) and Master in Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Health Care Management (HCM) from Widener University.

Dr. Simmons specializes in depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, eating disorders, chronic pain, schizophrenia, and immigration challenges. She has taught a variety of international and national workshops including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Schizophrenia, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Mood Disorders, and Evidenced-Informed Trauma Interventions. Dr. Simmons has also made special guest appearances on local and international TV and radio shows discussing various mental health issues.

Dr. Simmons is a Board Member of The Liberia Medical Mission, Suicide Prevention Alliance, Child Guidance Resource Centers, and Hope Foundation Services. She is the Past President of the Pennsylvania Psychological Foundation and a former Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA) board member. Dr. Simmons is an Assistant Professor at Widener University Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology and an adjunct professor at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). Dr. Simmons is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), the Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA), and the Philadelphia Society for Clinical Psychologists (PSCP).