EP43 - Dr Andrea Letamendi - Psychologist & Arkham Sessions Podcaster


Dr. Andrea Letamendi is a licensed Clinical Psychologist & co-host of the popular podcast The Arkham Sessions. Andrea received her Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Joint Doctoral Program of SDSU and UCSD.  Her areas of expertise include multicultural competency and diversity, treatment for trauma and stressor-related disorders, interventions for bullying and cyber-bullying, and psychological resiliency. Additionally, Dr. Letamendi serves on the Board of Directors of the Pop Culture Hero Coalition for which she shares insights about the psychological power of superheroes.  She can be seen in documentaries such as The Super-Villains of DC Comics and the recently released Ghostheads on Netflix.  Additionally, she has appeared on live panels on CNN Headline News, Al Jazeera English, and The Huffington Post. Her TED Talk about Resiliency and Superheroes can currently be found online.