Dr. Palucka’s research interests include mental health issues and health service utilization in individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder, mindfulness and trauma. Dr. Palucka has published articles and book chapters related to these topics.
Dr. Anna M. Palucka received her MSc in Social Psychology from the London School of Economics in London, UK and a Ph.D. in Psychology from University of Toronto. Dr. Palucka worked in the formal Dual Diagnosis Program (currently Adult Neurodevelopmental Services) at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health CAMH) providing assessment and treatment to individuals with developmental disabilities and mental health issues. Dr. Palucka currently works at the Work, Stress and Health Program at CAMH where she provides psychological services to first responders and other injured workers.