Specialty Areas: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Grief/Bereavement, Anxiety and Mood Disorders, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Family/Couples TherapyAdam Douglass Brown, PsyD is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Medical Center and a licensed clinical psychologist at the Child Study Center, providing evaluations and clinical services to children and families. Dr. Brown is also a senior research scientist who works with the departmental chairman, Dr. Glenn Saxe, on the Trauma Systems Therapy model of assessment and treatment for youth and families affected by traumatic stress. He teaches a course on childhood trauma in the CAMS program, and is clinical coordinator of the stress, trauma and resilience treatment team at the Child Study Center.
Dr. Brown received his BA in psychology from the State University of New York College at Purchase, and his MA and PsyD in clinical psychology from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University.
Prior to joining the faculty at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Brown was coordinator of Trauma Treatment at the Children's Village in Westchester County, the clinical director at the Andrus Children's Center in Westchester County, and the program director of the young children's inpatient unit at Four Winds Hospital.
Dr. Brown is a member of the American Psychological Association, and the New York State Psychological Association.