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Maya Massing-Schaffer, PhD

McLean Hospital Title
  • Beckwitt-Hughey Fellow in Psychology, Simches Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Harvard Medical School Title
  • Clinical Fellow in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry

Biography

Maya Massing-Schaffer, PhD, is a post-doctoral fellow at the 3East Girls Intensive and Step-Down Programs. She provides dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) to adolescents and their families.

Dr. Massing-Schaffer is experienced in treating youth who struggle with emotion dysregulation, depression, anxiety, OCD and self-injury. She specializes in the use of evidence-based treatments, including DBT and cognitive behavior therapy (CBT).

Education & Training

Degrees:
  • 2012 BA in Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • 2017 MA in Clinical Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • 2021 PhD in Clinical Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Fellowship:
  • 2020-2021 Pre-Doctoral Internship, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Contact

Phone: 617.855.3870
Office Address: Arlington campus - Addams Building, Room 215