GOOD TALK WITH ANGELA PEACOCK

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Angela Peacock, MSW, is a former U.S. Army Sergeant and subject of the documentary MEDICATING NORMAL. A recent graduate with a master's degree in social work from Washington University in St. Louis, Angie speaks about alternatives to the medical model of mental health, harm reduction and deprescribing, health literacy, and trauma-informed care and treatment. Angie is integral to the film's outreach team as a facilitator and participant in panel discussions, and as a content creator for the film’s social media channels. Angie received the George C. Lang Courage Award from Wounded Warrior Project and has been a Policy Fellow for Veterans of Foreign Wars and Student Veterans of America, an outpatient mental health therapist intern, and a finalist for Student Veteran of the Year in 2019. She is a mental health advocate, a writer, and a YouTube creator who travels in her RV across the United States in an effort to improve the mental health care system.