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(09) APA Council Representative

Mary Fristad, Ph.D., ABPP, is professor of psychiatry and behavioral health, psychology, and nutrition at The Ohio State University, where she has been on faculty for over 30 years and currently serves as vice chair for Academic Affairs and Research. Her research focuses on mood disorders in youth with a particular emphasis on nutritional and psychotherapeutic interventions. She has over 200 publications, including a treatment manual for clinicians and a book for parents. Dr. Fristad is past president of SCCAP and the American Board of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology and currently serves on the American Psychological Association’s Council of Representatives.