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Jessica R. Meyer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Clinical Psychologist
Academic Office Location:
Psychiatry
UConn Health
10 Talcott Notch Rd., 3rd Floor
Farmington, CT 06030-6410
Phone: 860-679-5434
860-679-6700
Fax: 860-679-6736
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.University of North CarolinaPsychology
M.A.University of VirginiaPsychology
Ph.D.University of VirginiaPsychology

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipYale University Child Study CenterClinical Psychology
FellowshipYale University Child Study CenterPsychology 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.