Michelle D.

Entrepreneur & mental healthcare professional with 17+ years in research and Higher Education

United States of America

My name is Michelle Drapkin, and I help individuals and organizations reach their potential. Life today moves faster than ever. In order to be successful, organizations must be flexible and responsive...see more

  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Education & Edtech
  • Professional Services
  • Higher Education
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Medical Advisor

Options MD
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
Options MD is a Techstars company that provides personalized interventions for people with treatment-resistant illnesses. 30% of people with mental illnesses will be classified as docto...see more

Program Chair

Middlesex County Association of Psychologists
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
Leading the program strategy and content for the Psychologists of Middlesex County, NJ. Dedicated to serving the broader community of mental health professionals and the public health a...see more

Professional Speaker

2 years
Current position
Nov 2020 - Present
At Cigna, we're more than a health insurance company. We are your partner in total health and wellness. And we’re here for you 24/7 – caring for your body and mind. As a global health ...see more

Consulting Clinical Psychologist and Trainer

Valera Health
3 years
Current position
Jan 2020 - Present
Valera Health is therapy and beyond. We offer personalized mental health services combining meditation, therapy, and medications wrapped around with technology.

Senior Behavioral Scientist

6 months
May 2019 - Nov 2019
At BetterUp, we’re bringing powerful transformation to individuals and workforces everywhere. Our mission? To unlock greater clarity, potential, purpose, and passion for every one of ou...see more

Behavior Scientist

Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions, Inc.
1 year
Aug 2017 - Jan 2019
Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions is a center of excellence for the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Consumer sectors, focused on healthcare consumer engagement and beha...see more

Founder/Director | Evidence-Based Practice, CBT, Prolonged Exposure, PTSD, DBT, ACT

CBT Center
5 years
Current position
Apr 2017 - Present
The Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Center (CBTCenter.org) offers state of the art treatments in a warm, friendly environment. I started the Center to increase access to evidence-bas...see more

Director of Training

Rutgers University
1 year
Feb 2016 - Aug 2017
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (also known as Rutgers University), is the largest institution for higher education in the state of New Jersey. Rutgers is dedicated to teach...see more

Chief Science Officer | Motivational Interviewing, Coaching, Consultant, Application Development

One System / One Voice
5 years
Feb 2014 - May 2019
One System / One Voice is a learning-oriented group dedicated to organizational transformation. For years, we have been intrigued by the number and variety of approaches that organizati...see more

Clinical Associate| Evidenced-based Instruction | Psychiatry | Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

University of Pennsylvania
10 years
Current position
May 2012 - Present
The University of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest universities in America and, as a member of the Ivy League, one of the most prestigious institutions of higher learning in all the wo...see more

Member | Motivational Interviewing & Enhancement Therapy, Behavior Change Trainer and Clinician

14 years
Current position
Apr 2008 - Present
The Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) is an international organization of trainers in motivational interviewing. The trainers come from diverse backgrounds and apply ...see more

Part-time Lecturer | Psychology Research Methods , Statistics, Abnormal Psych , SPSS

Rutgers University
21 years
Current position
Jan 2002 - Present
As a Part-time Lecturer in Psychology, I've taught a variety of undergraduate courses. Classes taught: ✔ Research Methods in Psychology (2002-present) ✔ Statistics for the Cognitive and...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Higher Education
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Education & Edtech
  • Professional Services

Role experience

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Program and Project Management
  • Education