Lana Andoni is a clinical extern at the Boston Child Study Center, where she provides supervised dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children, adolescents, and their families.
Lana received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania and went on to receive a Master’s in Applied Behavior Analysis at Northeastern university. As a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), Lana has worked as a behavioral interventionist and clinical supervisor with children with neurodevelopmental disabilities in Canada and Jordan. She is currently in her fourth year of the Clinical Psychology Program at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She has completed clinical practicums at an outpatient university counseling center and at an inpatient child and adolescent hospital. Lana has experience providing evidence-based treatments for children, adolescents, and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, opposition defiant disorder, and adjustment problems.
Lana’s research broadly examines factors that promote quality of life, including better mental health, for individuals with neurodevelopmental differences, as well as ways to improve the diagnostic process for Autism Spectrum Disorders in community settings.