Maya Nauphal, M.A. 2020-09-21T14:36:08-04:00

Maya Nauphal, M.A.


Maya Nauphal is a clinical extern at the Boston Child Study Center, where she provides supervised dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) to adolescents, young adults, and their families.

Maya is currently a doctoral student at the Clinical Psychology program at Boston University. She has experience providing evidence-based treatments for adolescents and adults with a variety of psychological disorders, including depression, panic disorder, agoraphobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and specific phobias. Prior to her graduate studies, Maya received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, and worked as a clinical research coordinator at the Depression Clinical and Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Maya’s research interests include better understanding (with the hopes of modifying) factors that influence perceptions of treatment and mental illness, internalized stigma, and treatment seeking behaviors. She is also interested in the development and dissemination of emotion-focused interventions to prevent the onset of mood and anxiety disorders among adolescents and young adults.