Dana Udall, PhD

Chief Clinical Officer, Ginger

About me

Over two decades facilitating change and improving functioning in groups and individuals. Expertise in telehealth, digital health, and provision of remote behavioral health care. Extensive experience managing teams, supervising staff, and working cross-functionally (e.g., with product and engineering) to improve efficiencies, workflows, quality, and access to care. Licensed psychologist; PhD from the University of Southern California; Pre- and Post-doctoral training from the University of Pennsylvania.

As CCO, Dr. Udall oversees Coaching, Therapy and Psychiatry to ensure clinical excellence in a multidisciplinary, collaborative model.

She was formerly the Clinical Specialty Services Lead at the University of Colorado, and oversaw the Alcohol and Other Drug, Behavioral Health, Assessment, Transgender Care, and Eating Disorder Services programs. Much of this work involved identifying strategies to manage volume, meet clinical need, and better integrate two operating units at the University post-merger.

Over the course of her career Dr. Udall worked in a range of settings, including various universities; inpatient, residential, IOP sites; and a private practice she maintained for nearly a decade. Specialty areas include stress management, perfectionism, eating disorders, depression, anxiety, identity issues in the LGBTQ community, concerns with acculturation and ethnic/racial identity, and adolescent/young adult development.

In addition to providing extensive training about these specialty areas to parents, educators, employee groups, and other mental health professionals, Dr. Udall has written about them for publications like Scripps Magazine, Hip Mama, Eating Disorders Recovery Today, The Journal of Homosexuality and Psych Central, where she was a regular blogger. Dr. Udall has also shared her expertise with news outlets like Self Magazine, Authority Magazine, Time.com, and This Week in Health IT.


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