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Alex Meyer

Alex Mayer
Alex Meyer
Associate Professor

Alexandria Meyer is a clinical psychologist whose research, practice, and teaching focuses on mental
health in children. She received a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Stony Brook University and
completed a clinical internship at the Medical University of South Carolina focusing on trauma in
children and adolescents. She is passionate about addressing the growing mental health needs of
children through novel intervention approaches. Alex currently has NSF and NIMH grants supporting her
work to develop novel digital intervention approaches. She utilizes her background in neuroscience
research to develop new treatment approaches for children (and parents!) to reduce the burden of
stress and anxiety early in life. Alex is particularly interested in intervention approaches that can alter
developmental trajectories to improve long-term outcomes for children and adolescents. Recently,
much of her work focuses on developing brief, digital intervention strategies as a way reaching the