Education/Degrees: PhD, New York University
Bio: Sandra Dias earned her doctorate in Counseling Psychology from New York University. She completed her doctoral internship at the Department of Veteran Affairs, Brooklyn, NY and her Post-Doctoral training at the Department of Veteran Affairs, McAllen, TX.
Dr. Dias has experience in health psychology, trauma, PTSD, evidence based treatments, such as cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic pain, and cognitive processing therapy for adults. She is also experienced in psychodynamic, group, couple and family therapy, organizational, immigration and acculturation issues.
Dr. Dias most recent research and publication entitled, Toxic rain in the class: Classroom interpersonal microaggressions was published in the Educational Researcher in April 2015. She is trilingual, fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, and English.