Peterson, Lindsey Leanne
Research Specialist
lindsey.peterson@fammed.wisc.edu
(608) 265-6392
Alumni Hall

Lindsey is an Outreach Specialist for the University of Wisconsin’s Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. She serves on the FASD Education and Outreach Projects team, which includes programs such as: the Juvenile Justice AODA Program, a community effort to create and increase screening, intervention and treatment of juvenile alcohol and drug problems for Wisconsin’s at-risk youth population; Booshké giin, a prevention program to reduce alcohol-related harms including the risk of alcohol-exposed pregnancy; and the Wisconsin FASD Treatment Outreach Project, a program that provides training and outreach on fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Wisconsin.

She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison, where she received her Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Psychology. She is also a licensed Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) in the state of Wisconsin, and she holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Women’s Studies from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

Her experience includes working with women, children and families affected by substance use and mental health disorders. Lindsey is a Certified FASD Trainer.

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