Ponce, Puerto Rico

December 3-10, 2017

What I Will Be Doing

While in Puerto Rico we will be working to assist in hurricane relief efforts with both health care and construction crews. Potential construction projects while in the country include solar panel installation at clinics, provision of medical services at a shelter, and demolition at a clinic or housing.

A Little About Cathy Grigg

Cathy Grigg is the Director of Psychiatry Services for Pathways Behavioral Health. Dr. Grigg completed her Doctorate of Psychology from the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology in October, 2004. Prior to her position as director of psychiatric services, she served as the Director of Special Projects for Pathways Behavioral Health. Before this, she completed six year tenure as an outpatient therapist with the same organization. Dr. Grigg has served as a supervisor of for a number of Psy.D. interns and residents as well as working with Heart of America Psychological Consortium to develop the appropriate internship program to comply with the APPIC requirements<br /><br />
Dr. Grigg has participated for years as a team member of ICPT/IMET and has traveled to war zones and disaster areas such as Gaza, Palestine and Joplin, Missouri to train teachers and mental health professionals in Trauma Psychiatry. For the past five years, she has served on the Board of Trustees of IMET and the Advisory Board of UMICPT.