Jessica R. Meyer, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
|B.A.||University of North Carolina||Psychology|
|M.A.||University of Virginia||Psychology|
|Ph.D.||University of Virginia||Psychology|
|Internship||Yale University Child Study Center||Clinical Psychology|
|Fellowship||Yale University Child Study Center||Psychology Postdoctoral Fellow: Acute, On-call Crisis Intervention and Psychotherapy with Children and Families Exposed to Potentially Traumatic Events|
Dr. Jessica Meyer is the Director of the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program at the UConn Health Department of Psychiatry's Adult Outpatient Clinic. She specializes in treating adults with severe emotion dysregulation problems and/or suicidal and self harm behaviors.
Dr. Meyer also leads a weekly Mindfulness Meditation group therapy treatment, as well as a Women's Supportive Psychotherapy group, in the adult outpatient clinic at UConn Health.
In addition, Dr. Meyer is also a provider in the Student Mental Health clinic in the School of Medicine at UConn Health.
Dr. Meyer teaches psychiatry residents and psychology graduate students in the practice of psychotherapy using DBT, CBT and mindfulness based interventions.