Kimberly Applewhite, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Kimberly Applewhite, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist at UCEBT, specializing in dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and motivational interviewing (MI) for health-related stressors. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from New York University; and a Masters of Science in School Psychology and Doctorate of Psychology in School-Clinical Child Psychology from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University (APA Accredited). Her graduate school focus was on the assessment and treatment of children and families in bio-psycho-social-spiritual contexts, as well as the treatment of ethnic minorities and LGBTQ+ populations. Kimberly completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship at Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial, Inc., and post-doctoral fellowships at Boston Children’s Hospital Division of Adolescent Medicine/Harvard Medical School and University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute. Kimberly has experience in a range of settings, including child advocacy clinics, trauma-informed outpatient settings, acute inpatient/partial hospitalization units, college counseling, foster care, and primary care medical home model.  She has research and clinical interests in LGBTQ+ issues and racial stress and trauma. She is currently taking referrals for families and individuals of any age.