MIRA KAUFMAN, PSYD
Dr. Mira Kaufman is a postdoctoral fellow in clinical psychology who specializes in providing cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children, adolescents, and adults with anxiety, mood, and trauma-related disorders. She also provides support for caregivers of children with behavioral difficulties. She is trained in a variety of additional evidence-based treatments, including Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), and the Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS). Dr. Kaufman has had specific experience working closely with schools to provide consultation and comprehensive psychological evaluations for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and specific learning disorders.
Dr. Kaufman graduated from Brown University with a BA in psychology. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from the PGSP-Stanford PsyD Consortium in Palo Alto, California, where she worked in a variety of community outpatient, hospital-based, and school-based clinical settings. She completed her APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship in child and adolescent mental health at ANDRUS (Mental Health Division) in Yonkers, NY. Dr. Kaufman is passionate about mental health advocacy and has conducted research to address mental health stigma as an obstacle to psychological care.