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Julia Shiang

Clinical Associate Professor, joint position NYU School of Medicine and Steinhardt Applied Psychology

Applied Psychology

(212) 998-5720

Julia Shiang is a clinical psychologist who examines the interaction of the psychotherapist, client, and cultural influences in the therapeutic setting. Her teaching focuses on brief psychodynamic theory and practice, supervision, cultural factors, and human development. She has developed training programs for theStanford-PGSPConsortiumPaloAltoCa. that emphasize the therapists’ use of countertransference reactions to encourage both emotional and behavioral change in clients. Shiang’s research on culture, bereavement, and psychotherapy has appeared in Transcultural PsychiatryAmerican Journal of SuicidologyJournal of General Internal Medicine,Teachers and TeachingTheory and Practiceand the Handbook of Psychotherapy and Behavioral ChangeShe has received grants from the Pritzker Foundation, the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention, and the Sachem Fund. Shiang received a doctorate in education from Harvard University and a PhD in clinical psychology from Pacific Graduate School of Psychology.


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APSY-GE 2682
Applied Psychology