Specialty Areas: Autism Spectrum Disorder; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity and Behavior Disorders; Anxiety and Mood Disorders; Stress, Trauma, and Resilience; Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Karina G. Campos, PsyD, is a clinical assistant professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine, and a licensed psychologist in the Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical and Research Program. She conducts diagnostic evaluations, school consultations, and parent management, and also provides individual, group, and family therapy services. Dr. Campos is trained in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), and the administration of the Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) and the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS). She is also certified in providing PEERS, an evidence-based social skills group treatment for adolescents and young adults with ASD. Her other specialty areas include anxiety and mood disorders, trauma and stress and related disorders, and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity and Behavior Disorders.
Dr. Campos received her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She earned her doctoral degree from Pepperdine University, Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP). Dr. Campos completed her clinical internship at Bellevue Hospital/Child Study Center. She then completed her postdoctoral training at Sunfield Center for Autism, ADHD and Behavioral Health, where she received ongoing supervision from independent/research reliable ADI-R and ADOS trainers. In addition, Dr. Campos received clinical training at UCLA, Harbor-UCLA in the Child Trauma Clinic, and Kaiser Permanent in Los Angeles, CA.
Dr. Campos co-authored a chapter, titled Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Traumatized Children: Narrowing the Divide between Ideology and Evidence, in the book “Integrative Play Therapy.” She is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), APA Divisions 37 (Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice/Child Maltreatment) and 56 (Trauma Psychology), and the New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA). Dr. Campos is fluent in Russian.