Peter Zook – Short Bio

Peter Zook is pursuing a master’s in clinical social work at Temple University, where he is assisting investigative work on the impact of community participation on those with mental health challenges. His career goals are to practice outpatient therapy, and influence policy as a mental health advocate.


Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.