Illinois Doc Assist Consultant
Dr. Volpe attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. She went on to complete her general and child and adolescent psychiatry training at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During this time she completed a research fellowship with the focus on developing curriculum to enhance the mental health education of primary care providers. Along with her role as a consultant for Illinois DocAssist, she is currently the Medical Director of the Pediatric Stress and Anxiety Disorder Clinic. She is also the Associate Program Director of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship. Areas of interest include: the diagnosis and evidence based treatment of anxiety disorders; particularly selective mutism, OCD, and posttraumatic stress disorder; collaborating with primary care providers to disseminate high quality mental health care to in need populations with less access to child psychiatrists; and the medical education of medical students, residents, and fellows.