Yamalis Diaz, PhD
Yamalis Diaz, PhD, is a clinical assistant professor in the department of child and adolescent psychiatry at NYU Langone Health and a licensed psychologist in the Institute for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity and Behavior Disorders at the NYU Child Study Center where she conducts evaluations and provides clinical services to children and families. She specializes in behavioral parent training, including parent-child interaction therapy (PCIT), and other behavioral interventions to help parents develop effective strategies for managing their child's attention and behavior problems. Dr. Diaz earned her bachelor degree from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and her PhD from University of Maryland College Park. She did a postdoctoral fellowship at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.