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Aleta Angelosante, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Director, Anita Saltz Institute for Anxiety and Mood Disorders
Aleta Angelosante, PhD

Specialty Areas: Anxiety and Mood Disorders; Depression; Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Panic Disorders; Cognitive Behavior Therapy.

Office Location: Manhattan

Aleta Angelosante, PhD, is a clinical assistant professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at the NYU School of Medicine and the clinical director of the Anita Saltz Institute for Anxiety and Mood Disorders at the Child Study Center. She has expertise in the evaluation and treatment of anxiety and mood disorders in children, adolescents, and young adults. Dr. Angelosante has intensive training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and is a member of the Child Study Center DBT program.

Dr. Angelosante is currently a co-investigator on Dr. Amy Roy's study of young children who display severe temper outbursts.

Dr. Angelosante earned both her master's degree and doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Temple University in Philadelphia under the mentorship of Dr. Philip C. Kendall. She completed her psychology internship at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and completed a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders at Boston University under the mentorship of Dr. Donna Pincus.

Dr. Angelosante co-teaches a course at NYU entitled, "Fear Factor: Advanced Seminar in Anxiety Disorders." She also serves on the NYULMC Faculty Council.

Dr. Angelosante is a member of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) and is the Leader of the ABCT Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Special Interest Group.