Amanda Feigin
PsyD student

Lab Associate

Name: Amanda Feigin 

Pronouns: She/Her

Undergraduate Institution/ Degree: Macalester College, BA

Degree Program (year entered the program): PsyD, 2021

Research Interests: Cultural psychology, therapeutic boundaries, and implicit bias.

Doctoral Project Title: Medical Students’ Reactions to their Implicit Association Test Results (Defended April 22, 2024)

Clinical Interests: Adults, substance use, integrated care hospital settings, long-term therapy, neuropsychology

Clinical Training Placements:

Year 2:

SBH Resiliency Clinic

Redlands Unified School District - Elementary School (Assessments) 

Year 3:

Hoag Hospital - Inpatient detox unit (groups and individual)

Brain Wellness Institute - individual, adult therapy track

Year 4:

Hoag Hospital - Neuropsychology Track (adults)

Sac Pediatrics (primary care)

Brain Wellness Institute - Psychological associate 

Publications / Presentations (full APA format reference): 

Feigin, A., Gomez, T., Flynn, P.M., & Betancourt, H.M. (April, 2023). Medical Students’ Reactions to Taking the Implicit Association Test. In P. Flynn (Chair) Implicit bias in healthcare: Medical student perceptions of the IAT, clinical interactions, and bias reduction strategies. Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association; Riverside, CA.

Li, D., Feigin, A., Nicolas, D., & Flynn, P.M. (2022, December). Bias in Healthcare Interactions and Strategies to Overcome Bias. Poster presented at the International Council of Psychologists (ICP) 80th Annual Conference. 

Extracurricular Activities: Being outside and in nature (I love backpacking, hiking, and camping). I love exploring the National Parks and wilderness in and around California. I also love going to the beach, swimming, cooking, painting and watching movies.