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Deborah R. Glasofer, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Expertise

Psychology, Anxiety, Eating disorders, Cognitive behavioral therapy

Education

Duke University, American University

Highlights

Experience

Deborah Glasofer, PhD, is a former writer for Verywell Mind covering generalized anxiety. Within Columbia's Department of Psychiatry, she provides instruction and supervision in cognitive behavioral therapy for adults with anxiety, mood, and eating disorders. Dr. Glasofer also has a private practice in Manhattan, specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy. She blogs for The Huffington Post, The Feed, and Psychology Today and can be followed on Twitter at @drglasofer.

​Readers, please note: this site is for general reference and informational purposes only, and does not constitute medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or a patient-clinician relationship. Be sure to contact your mental health provider and/or physician for personalized advice and care recommendations.

Education

Dr. Glasofer received her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Duke University in 2001 and her Doctorate of Philosophy in psychology from American University in 2008. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Bellevue Hospital Center/New York University Hospital in New York, NY.

Dr. Glasofer is a licensed psychologist in the state of New York. She is a member of the Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies and the American Psychological Association. She is also a member of the Academy for Eating Disorders and recipient of a 2008 Academy for Eating Disorders/National Institute of Mental Health Early Career Investigator Travel Fellowship.

Verywell Mind Editorial Process

Verywell Mind is an award-winning, trusted, and compassionate online resource that provides the guidance you need to improve your mental health and find balance. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 150 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who are all focused on making sure our information is clear, accurate, and actually useful so you can make confident choices about your mental health.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, therapists, health journalists, and other mental health experts. These individuals are specifically selected for both their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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