Dr. Andrew Miki is the Founder and Chief Science Officer of Starling Minds, and founded the company with the mission to improve access to effective mental healthcare. Dr. Miki has a background in clinical psychology and neuroscience. He continues to practice in addition to leading Starling’s research, strategy, and solutions to address mental health requirements and create validation frameworks to measure each digital program’s efficacy. Dr. Miki holds a B.S. in psychology from Queen’s University, an M.A. in behavioral neuroscience from Wilfrid Laurier, and an M.A. and PhD in clinical psychology from York University.
Host Bio: Dr. Chris Balow is the Chief Academic Officer at SchoolMint. Dr. Balow has a Ph.D in Educational Psychology and served for 33 years as an educator in various roles with focuses on literacy, mental health, and the behavioral and emotional growth of students. He has worked the last 6 years in the educational technology field to promote student success on a larger scale.