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Dr. Adriana Miu is an assistant professor and clinical psychologist who joined the UT Southwestern Department of Psychiatry in July 2019. She attended Stanford University, where she received a B.A. in Psychology and a B.A. in Economics. She received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Emory University and completed her internship at Northern California VA Health Care System and postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University School of Medicine. She was a clinical instructor and psychologist at Stanford for two years before joining UT Southwestern. She specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy for adults with sexual trauma and early psychosis. Adapting each individual’s needs, Dr. Miu uses an integrative approach that draws from cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, and dialectical behavior therapy. Her research interests include social-cognitive factors, such as growth mindset and hostile attribution bias.


Undergraduate School
Stanford University (2010), Psychology
Other Post Graduate Training
Emory University (2013)
Graduate School
Emory University (2013), Psychology
Other Post Graduate Training
Emory University (2016)
Graduate School
Emory University (2016), Psychology
Medical School
Emory University (2016)
Stanford University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (2017), Psychology

Research Interest

  • Social Cognition
  • Trauma


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Peer Consultation: An Enriching Necessity Rather Than a Luxury for Psychologists During and Beyond the Pandemic.
Miu AS, Joseph A, Hakim E, Cox ED, Greenwald E, J Health Serv Psychol 2022 Jan 1-7
Employee Job Satisfaction and Performance in Association With Workplace Responses to the 9/11 Attacks on New York City's World Trade Center.
Miu AS, Davis A, Raitt J, Lee MH, Pedrazine A, Canan F, Pollio DE, North CS, J Occup Environ Med 2021 Oct
Review of Mental Health Response to COVID-19, China.
Miu A, Cao H, Zhang B, Zhang H, Emerging Infect. Dis. 2020 Jul 26 10

Honors & Awards

  • Walter Katkovsky Scholarship
    Award for early career psychologist pursuing ABPP board certification (2020)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dallas Psychological Association (2020)
  • Texas Psychological Association (2020)
  • Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (2019)
  • Association of Chinese Helping Professionals and Psychologists - International (2019)
  • International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (2019)
  • American Psychological Association (2018)
  • Association for Psychological Science (2013)