Credentials – Dr. Hsiao-ching Chu, Psy.D., ACT, DBT-LBC

Clinical Psychologist Licensure

  • Connecticut License, Psychologist # 003466

  • New York License, Psychologist # 017557

Certified CBT Therapist

  • Certified Cognitive Therapist & Diplomate # 01352

       Academy of Cognitive Therapy (2015)

 

Board Certified DBT Therapist 

  • Certified DBT therapist # 509 

       DBT-Linehan Board of Certification (2020)

Education

  • Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, University of Hartford, CT (2006)

  • M.A., Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ (1998)

  • B.A., Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ (1995)

Professional Training

  • Maimonides Medical Center Clinical Psychology Internship, NY (2006) APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Internship ProgramChild & Adolescent Outpatient, Child Developmental Center, Adult Inpatient, Adult Day-Treatment Program & Adult Outpatient

  • Yale University Clinical Psychology Externship, CT (2005)

       Adult Outpatient Personality Disorders Team

  • CT Juvenile Training School Psychology Externship, CT (2004) Adolescent Mental Health Unit

Clinical Experience

  • Senior Staff Psychologist (2012-2015)

       Maimonides Medical Center, Child Adolescent Outpatient, NY

  • Staff Psychologist (2006-2012)

       Maimonides Medical Center, Child Adolescent Outpatient, NY

  • Clinical Psychologist in Private Practice, NY (2012-2015)

       Brooklyn CBT/DBT Team

  • University Student Counselor, Taichung, Taiwan (2001-2003)

       Chung-Shan Medical University 

  • 921 Earth Quake Disaster Recovery Project Leader (2000-2001)

       Mental Health Association in Taiwan

  • University Student Counselor, Taipei, Taiwan (1998-1999)

       National Yang-Ming University

Specialized Training

  • Advanced Topics in DBT: Creating High Fidelity, Effective DBT Consultation Team

       Dr. Shari Manning ​(04/08/2020, 04/29/2020)

  • Exposure and Response Prevention consultation for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Anxiety Disorders, and Post traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

       Dr. Liz Turk-Karan

       (11/08/2017-10/30/2018)

  • Intensive Training in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Prolonged Exposure Protocol for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

       Drs. Melanie Harned, Lori Ritschel

       Sponsored by Behavioral Care Center of New Jersey, Rutgers University

       (03/08/2018-03/11/2018)

  • Intensive Training in Exposure and Responsive Prevention for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

       Drs. Edna Foa, Liz Turk-Karan, Elna Yadin

       Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety

       University of Pennsylvania (07/17/2017-07/20/2017)

  • Teaching & Supervising CBT: Graduate Faculty Specialty Workshop

        Drs. Aaron Beck, Donna Sudak, Judith Beck 

        Beck Institute, PA

        (06/15/2015-06/17/2015)

  • Trial-Based Cognitive Therapy Intensive Training 

       Dr. Iriusmar Reis de Oliveira

       Academy of Trial Based Cognitive Therapy

       (11/14/2014-11/15/2014;01/09/2015-01/10/2015;03/20/2015-03/21/2015)

  • Advanced CBT for Children & Adolescent 

       Drs. Aaron Beck & Torrey Creed, Beck institute, PA

       (10/13/2014-10/15/2014)

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Intensive Consultation

       Noah Clyman, LCSW-R, ACT, Beck Institute Certified Trainer and Fellow

       (08/22/2014-06/20/2015)

  • CBT for Anxiety Disorder

       Drs. Aaron Beck & Amy Wenzel

       Beck Institute, PA

       (09/16/2013-09/18/2013)

  • Compassion-Focused Cognitive Therapy for Anxiety

       Drs. Paul Gilbert & Dennis Tirch

       American Institute for Cognitive Therapy, NY

       (07/18/2012-07/19/2012)

  • CBT for Children & Adolescent 

       Dr. Annalise Caron (06/12/2008)

       American Institute for Cognitive Therapy, NY

  • DBT 10-day Intensive Training Program

       Drs. Alec Miller & Kristina Foertsch

       Behavioral Tech LLC

       (Part 1:09/20/2012-09/14/2012; Part 2:03/11/2013-03/15/2013)

  • DBT Clinical Supervision/ Brooklyn/ CBT/DBT Team

       Dr. Alec Miller, Behavioral Tech LLC

       (05/20/2013-12/31/2014)

  • DBT: Beyond the Basics: Skills Training in Action                          

       Drs. Adam Payne & Witterholt

       Behavioral Tech LLC, PA

       (10/14/2010-10/15/2010)               

  • DBT: Beyond the Basics Individual Therapy in Action

       Dr. Adam Payne

       Behavioral Tech LLC, LA

       (10/28/2010-10/29/2010)

  • Child and Adolescent Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program 

       Drs. Turchin & Asch

       Columbia University, Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, NY

       (2013-  2014)

  • Mentalization-Based Treatment Training 

       Drs. Peter Fonagy & Anthony Bateman

       Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY 

       (02/01/2013-02/03/2013)

Other Professional Training

  • DBT Skills Training Online Training (2017) Behavioral Tech LLC

  • 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program (2016)

       Center for Mindfulness, University of Massachusetts Medical School

  • DBT Chain Analysis Online Training (2016)   Behavioral Tech LLC