Education & Specialized Training

 

  • Doctorate, Clinical Psychology (Psy.D) – APA Accredited Program 

       University of Hartford, CT (2002-2006)   

  • Maimonides Medical Center Clinical Psychology Internship – APA Accredited Program                      Child & Adolescent Outpatient Unit, Child Developmental Center, Adult Inpatient Unit, Adult Day-Treatment Unit, & Adult Outpatient Unit, NY (2005-2006)

  • Yale University Clinical Psychology Externship

       Yale University - School of Medicine

       Adult Outpatient Personality Disorders Team, CT (2004-2005)

  • CJTS Clinical Psychology Externship

       Connecticut Juvenile Training School, CT (2003-2004)

  • Teaching and Supervising CBT: Graduate Faculty Specialty Workshop          

       Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, PA

       Drs. Donna Sudak, Judith Beck, and Aaron Beck (06/15/2015-06/17/2015)

  • Trial-Based Cognitive Therapy Intensive Training                                                                                     Academy of Trial Based Cognitive Therapy

        Dr. Irismar Reis de Oliveira

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

  • Advanced CBT for Children & Adolescents

       Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, PA

       Drs. Torrey Creed & Aaron T. Beck (10/13/2014-10/15/2014

  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy Intensive Supervision   

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

       (08/22/2014- 06/20/2015)

  • CBT for Anxiety Disorder  

       Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, PA

       Drs. Amy Wenzel & Aaron T. Beck (09/16/2013-09/18/2013)

  • Compassion-Focused Cognitive Therapy for Anxiety, Shame, and Self Criticism        

       American Institute for Cognitive Therapy, NY         

       Drs. Paul Gilbert & Dennis Tirch (07/18/2012-07/19/2012)

  • CBT for Child and Adolescent      

       American Institute for Cognitive Therapy, NY

       Dr. Annalise Caron (06/21/2008)

  • DBT 10-Day Intensive Training Program

       Behavioral Tech LLC, NY

       Drs. Alec Miller & Christina Foertsch (09/20/2012-09/14/2012; 03/11/2013-03/15/2013)

  • DBT Clinical Supervision/Brooklyn CBT/DBT Team

       Behavioral Tech LLC, NY

       Dr. Alec Miller (05/20/2013-12/31/2014)

  • DBT: Beyond the Basics: Skills Training in Action                           

       Behavioral Tech LLC, PA

       Drs. Payne & Witterholt (10/14/2010-10/15/2010)   

  • DBT: Beyond the Basics Individual Therapy in Action

       Behavioral Tech LLC, LA

       Dr. Payne (10/28/2010-10/29/2010)

  • Columbia University Child Adolescent Psychodynamic Training Program

       Drs. Turchin & Asch, NY (2013- 2014)

  • Mentalization-Based Treatment Training

       Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY

       Drs. Peter Fonagy & Anthony Bateman (02/01/2013-02/03/2013)

 

Certifications               

 

  • Certified Cognitive Therapist / Diplomate (2015)

       Academy of Cognitive Therapy

  • Certified Trial-Based Cognitive Therapist (2015)

       Academy of TBCT                

 

Other Clinical Experience

 

  • Senior Staff Psychologist (09/01/2012-01/30/2015)

       Maimonides Medical Center, Child & Adolescent Outpatient Services, NY

  • Staff Psychologist (09/01/2006-08/31/2012)

       Maimonides Medical Center, Child & Adolescent Outpatient Services, NY

  • Clinical Psychologist in Private Practice (09/01/2012-07/30/2015)

       Brooklyn CBT/DBT Team, NY

  • University School Counselor (02/01/2000 – 06/30/2001)

       Chung-Shan Medical University, Tai-Chung, Taiwan

  • University School Counselor (09/01/1998-08/30/1999)

       National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

  • 921 Big Earth Quake Disaster Recovery Project Leader (04/01/2000-01/31/2001)

       Mental Health Association in Taiwan