Amy E. Street, PhD

Amy Street
857.364.5998
150 S Huntington Avenue

Biography

Dr. Street is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine, as well as the Deputy Director of the Women’s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, which focuses on the special issues of women and PTSD, including pioneering research on the psychological impact of military service on women Veterans. She is also Co-Director (Psychology Track) at VHA Advanced Fellowship in Women’s Health.

Dr. Street has an active program of research investigating negative health outcomes associated with interpersonal trauma, including sexual harassment, sexual assault and intimate partner violence in Veteran and civilian populations. A secondary research interest involves examining gender differences in traumatic stress exposure and stress-related disorders, with a focus on deployment stressors.

Her research has received funding from the VA and the National Institutes of Health, and has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Street completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology at Boston University School of Medicine and VA Boston Healthcare System in 2000. She received her PhD & MS in Clinical Psychology from the University of Georgia in 1998 & 1996, and her BA in Psychology from Auburn University in 1993.

She received the Leadership Award from the Association of VA Psychology leaders in 2012 as was an invited attendee to the American Psychological Association’s Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology in 2013.

Dr. Street has served on numerous VA and DoD research, education and advisory committees focused on the needs of female Service members and received several Special Contribution Awards from VA in response to her extensive education and policy efforts focused on the treatment needs of Veterans who experience military sexual trauma.

Other Positions

  • Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine

Education

  • University of Georgia, PhD
  • University of Georgia, MS
  • Auburn University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 10/23/2019

    Gradus JL, Rosellini AJ, Horváth-Puhó E, Street AE, Galatzer-Levy I, Jiang T, Lash TL, Sørensen HT. Prediction of Sex-Specific Suicide Risk Using Machine Learning and Single-Payer Health Care Registry Data From Denmark. JAMA Psychiatry. 2019 Oct 23. PMID: 31642880.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/17/2019

    Street AE, Shin MH, Marchany KE, McCaughey VK, Bell ME, Hamilton AB. Veterans' perspectives on military sexual trauma-related communication with VHA providers. Psychol Serv. 2019 Oct 17. PMID: 31621356.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/25/2019

    Bovin MJ, Black SK, Kleiman SE, Brown ME, Brown LG, Street AE, Rosen RC, Keane TM, Marx BP. The Impact of Assessment Modality and Demographic Characteristics on Endorsement of Military Sexual Trauma. Womens Health Issues. 2019 06 25; 29 Suppl 1:S67-S73. PMID: 31253245.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/24/2019

    Banducci AN, McCaughey VK, Gradus JL, Street AE. The associations between deployment experiences, PTSD, and alcohol use among male and female veterans. Addict Behav. 2019 11; 98:106032. PMID: 31336265.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/16/2019

    Stokes CM, Alonso J, Andrade LH, Atwoli L, Cardoso G, Chiu WT, Dinolova RV, Gureje O, Karam AN, Karam EG, Kessler RC, Chatterji S, King A, Lee S, Mneimneh Z, Oladeji BD, Petukhova M, Rapsey C, Sampson NA, Scott K, Street A, Viana MC, Williams MA, Bossarte RM. Pre-marital predictors of marital violence in the WHO World Mental Health (WMH) Surveys. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2020 Mar; 55(3):393-405. PMID: 30993376.

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  • Published on 8/13/2018

    Rosellini AJ, Stein MB, Benedek DM, Bliese PD, Chiu WT, Hwang I, Monahan J, Nock MK, Sampson NA, Street AE, Zaslavsky AM, Ursano RJ, Kessler RC. Predeployment predictors of psychiatric disorder-symptoms and interpersonal violence during combat deployment. Depress Anxiety. 2018 11; 35(11):1073-1080. PMID: 30102442.

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  • Published on 3/9/2018

    Street AE, Dardis CM. Using a social construction of gender lens to understand gender differences in posttraumatic stress disorder. Clin Psychol Rev. 2018 12; 66:97-105. PMID: 29580673.

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  • Published on 11/20/2017

    Dardis CM, Vento SA, Gradus JL, Street AE. Labeling of deployment sexual harassment experiences among male and female veterans. Psychol Trauma. 2018 Jul; 10(4):452-455. PMID: 29154590.

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  • Published on 9/14/2017

    Seelig AD, Rivera AC, Powell TM, Williams EC, Peterson AV, Littman AJ, Maynard C, Street AE, Bricker JB, Boyko EJ. Patterns of Smoking and Unhealthy Alcohol Use Following Sexual Trauma Among U.S. Service Members. J Trauma Stress. 2017 Oct; 30(5):502-511. PMID: 28906037.

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  • Published on 8/14/2017

    Rosellini AJ, Monahan J, Street AE, Petukhova MV, Sampson NA, Benedek DM, Bliese P, Stein MB, Ursano RJ, Kessler RC. Predicting Sexual Assault Perpetration in the U.S. Army Using Administrative Data. Am J Prev Med. 2017 Nov; 53(5):661-669. PMID: 28818420.

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