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Jessica R. Meyer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
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

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
General Adult Psychiatry Residency Psychology Supervisor Award, 2020UConn Health Dept of Psychiatry
Outstanding Teaching and Clinical Supervision for the Greater Hartford Clinical Internship Consortium, 2020Greater Hartford Clinical Internship Consortium, UConn Health Psychiatry

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 the Psychotherapy Director of the Student Behavioral 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.

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Psychotherapy Curriculum Development CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberUniversity
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Implementation and Survivability of Evidence Based Practices (EBPs) such as Comprehensive Addictions and DBT Programs in Public Health Care Settings.Talk2020Psychology Colloquium Series at the VA Connecticut Health Care System
Surviving and Thriving: Resilience Building in Academia.Talk2020Center for Career Development and the Graduate School, UCONN
Beyond Bubble Baths and Beaches: Practicing Evidence-Based Self-Care.Talk2020Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, UCONN
Stress Management and Behavioral HealthTalk2020UConn Health School of Medicine