Phoebe Brosnan, M.A.


Phoebe Brosnan is a clinical extern at the Boston Child Study Center, where she provides supervised acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children, adolescents, and their families.

Phoebe received her B.A. in English and creative writing from Barnard College. Following her undergraduate education, she completed post-baccalaureate studies in psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. Currently, she is a doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology program at Boston University. Phoebe has experience providing evidence-based treatments for children, adolescents, and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, panic disorder, specific phobias, and conduct problems.

Phoebe’s research focuses on integrative family-based interventions aimed at targeting youth with depression and anxiety. She is currently working on developing a family-based yoga intervention for children with anxious and depressive symptoms and their families.