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Dimidjian, Sona Professor

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Research

research overview

  • Dr. Dimidjian's research addresses the treatment and prevention of depression, with a particular focus on the mental health of women during pregnancy and postpartum. She is a leading expert in cognitive and behavioral approaches to depression as well as the clinical application of contemplative practices, such as mindfulness meditation, compassion meditation, and yoga. Current projects supported by the NIMH and private foundations in her lab focus on the development of novel preventive interventions with at risk pregnant women, the extension of evidence based psychotherapies to depressed pregnant women, and the dissemination of evidence based psychotherapy via online methods of training clinicians and service delivery.

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  • clinical research on the treatment and prevention of depression, with focus on perinatal depression, dissemination of evidence based treatments

Publications

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Teaching

courses taught

  • PSYC 4011 Senior Thesis (Spring 2019)
  • PSYC 4841 Independent Study (Upper Division) (Spring 2019)
  • PSYC 6841 Independent Study (Spring 2019)
  • PSYC 6911 Research Practicum (Spring 2019)
  • PSYC 7673 Adult Psychotherapy (Spring 2019)
  • PSYC 8991 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2019)
  • NRSC 4011 Senior Thesis (Fall 2018)
  • PSYC 4841 Independent Study (Upper Division) (Fall 2018)
  • PSYC 6841 Independent Study (Fall 2018)
  • PSYC 6911 Research Practicum (Fall 2018)
  • PSYC 8991 Doctoral Dissertation (Fall 2018)
  • PSYC 4011 Senior Thesis (Spring 2018)
  • PSYC 4841 Independent Study (Upper Division) (Spring 2018)
  • PSYC 6841 Independent Study (Spring 2018)
  • PSYC 6911 Research Practicum (Spring 2018)
  • PSYC 7713 Practicum in Clinical Psychology (Spring 2018)
  • PSYC 8991 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2018)

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