Sara Schmidt, PhD
Sara Schmidt, PhD, began working with Behavioral Tech in 2017. Concurrent with her role as Research Scientist, she is a Research Associate at the University of Washington. There, she collaborates on NIMH-funded research measuring implementation and effectiveness of the DBT Prolonged Exposure protocol in the Philadelphia Community Behavioral Health managed care system. She is also the Assistant Director of the BRTC’s Treatment Development Clinic, and provides supervision and consultation in both DBT and DBT PE.
Dr. Schmidt earned her BA in Psychology from Wesleyan University, and her MA and PhD in Clinical-Community Psychology from the University of South Carolina. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Westchester Jewish Community Services in Hartsdale, NY. Dr. Schmidt is licensed as a psychologist in the state of Washington.