Teresa T. Hsu-Walklet, PhD
- Practice Specialty
- New York University Medical Center
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Instructor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Administrative Title
- Director, Clinical Operations; Supervising Psychologist, Behavioral Health Integration Program, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
- Clinical Focus
- Dr. Hsu-Walklet focuses on Pediatric Psychology, treating children, adolescents and families. She concentrates on evidence-based treatment, cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness, anxiety and depression, anger, trauma, behavioral management, as well as parenting support and education. Impact of multisystem risk factors on adolescent socio-emotional adjustment, internalizing and externalizing behaviors, prevention and public health
- Mandarin, Chinese
Teresa Hsu-Walklet, PhD, is an Attending Psychologist for the Behavioral Health Integration Program (BHIP) at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) and an Instructor of Pediatrics at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her clinical focus is evidence-based psychotherapy with children, adolescents and families to address challenges including anxiety and mood disorders, behavioral issues, trauma, adjustment issues and parent-child relationship problems. Dr. Hsu-Walklet joined Montefiore in 2014.
Dr. Hsu-Walklet attended Northwestern University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She then received her Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology from George Washington University in 2011. Dr. Hsu-Walklet completed an internship in Psychology at Kings County Hospital Center, followed by a Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship at New York University in the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care.
Dr. Hsu-Walklet’s research focuses on collaborative care in a primary care setting, multi-level and systemic understanding of child and adolescent mental health, prevention, and population health. Her work has been presented nationally and published in reviewed journals.