Tina Goldstein, Ph.D.

Dr. Goldstein is a licensed psychologist and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine/Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC), where she also serves as Director of Psychotherapy Training in Pediatric Mood Disorders, and Co-Director of the Psychology Internship Training Program. Dr. Goldstein joined the faculty in 2006 after receiving her PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Colorado-Boulder, and completing her clinical psychology predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at WPIC. Dr. Goldstein’s clinical and research interests focus on the development and testing of psychosocial interventions for youth with, and at-risk for, mood disorders and suicide. She is the recipient of multiple federal and foundation-funded research grants to investigate the efficacy, mechanisms, and cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy approaches for mood-disordered and suicidal youth. She is the author of over 70 peer-reviewed publications, and co-author of a book on the assessment and treatment of suicidal adolescents. She was recently awarded the prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) to acknowledge her commitment to community service through scientific leadership, public education, and outreach.