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Kaitlin P. Gallo, PhD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Instructor in Psychiatry


Kaitlin P. Gallo, PhD, is a clinical psychologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of anxiety and related disorders using evidence-based psychological treatments. Her research has focused on evaluating innovative methods to treat anxiety and related disorders in youth, including by examining ways to increase the use of evidence-based psychological treatments across settings. Dr. Gallo has worked with children, adolescents, and adults with various presenting problems in outpatient and inpatient settings, as well as in schools.

Dr. Gallo has received clinical and research awards from organizations such as the American Psychological Association’s divisions of clinical psychology and clinical child and adolescent psychology, and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. She currently serves as the associate editor of The Clinical Psychologist, a publication of Division 12 of the American Psychological Association (The Society of Clinical Psychology).


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Education & Training:

  • 2005 AB, Harvard College
  • 2008 MA in Psychology, Boston University
  • 2013 PhD in Psychology, Boston University
  • 2012-2013 Pre-Doctoral Internship, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 2013-2015 Post-Doctoral Fellowship, The Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
Board Certifications:
  • 2014 Licensed Psychologist, State of New York
  • 2015 Licensed Psychologist, Board of Registration of Psychologists, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 2015 Health Service Provider, Board of Registration of Psychologists, Commonwealth of Massachusetts




Office Address:

Cambridge Outpatient - 799 Concord Avenue, Cambridge