David L. Mount, PsyD, MA

David L. Mount, PsyD, MA

David L. Mount, PsyD, MA, is a renowned social justice advocate, lecturer, writer, community organizer, team-builder, professional speaker and clinical psychologist with specialties in primary care psychology, medical neuropsychology and medical rehabilitation psychology. Dr. Mount is well-regarded for his work on integrating mind-body health, framing health disparities as a human rights issue and increasing health professions’ student diversity. In 2012, he authored the book Waking Up in College, as well as a chapter in the book The Clinical Spectrum of Alzheimer’s Disease. Currently, Dr. Mount is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Research Faculty and Adjunct Faculty at Winston-Salem State University’s Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Center of Excellence for Elimination of Health Disparities, Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Public Health Education at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro, and Director of Community Partnerships for the Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity at Wake Forest University.  Dr. Mount joins the African American Network Against Alzheimer’s as a Founder.