Julia VB Cropped & SizedJulia Vigna Bosson, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Bosson seeks to equip her patients with the tools they need to move beyond the therapy room and into the lives they want for themselves. She believes that a trusting, open, and judgment-free relationship between the therapist and the patient is the foundation of successful therapy.

Specialties

 

Issues Treated

• Anxiety
• Depression
• Phobias
• Social Anxiety
• Panic Attacks
• Stress
• Sexual Assault
• Grief
• OCD
• Insomnia
• Relationship Issues
• Work-related stress and anxiety
• Coping with fertility problems and fertility treatment
• Substance use

Experience

Earned her Ph.D at Louisiana State University
Trained in mindfulness and acceptance based approaches
Certified Provider of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for PTSD
Has taught undergraduates at Manhattan College and Louisiana State University
Serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Loss and Trauma


Julia Vigna Bosson, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist. She has worked in various medical centers, including multiple VA hospitals, in private practice, and for the NYU Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Research Program. Dr. Bosson has a specialty in treatment of anxiety and trauma disorders, ranging from the effects of daily stressors on physiology and immunity to PTSD and other post-trauma reactions. Dr. Bosson is a Certified Provider of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for PTSD and has attended workshops and training commensurate with the certification process for Prolonged Exposure for PTSD.

In addition to providing patient services, Dr. Bosson maintains academic and research interests in the field of psychology. She has taught undergraduates at Manhattan College and Louisiana State University and serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Loss and Trauma. These endeavors help Dr. Bosson provide cutting-edge clinical services to her clients to allow for the most rapid and complete recovery possible.

Dr. Bosson earned her Ph.D. at Louisiana State University, where she studied the effects of Hurricane Katrina on children and families with Dr. Mary Lou Kelley. She has also been trained in and incorporates mindfulness and acceptance-based approaches in her work. Dr. Bosson’s cognitive-behavioral approach with patients incorporates individualized pragmatism and collegiality. She seeks to equip her patients with the tools they need to move beyond the therapy room and into the lives they want for themselves.

Dr. Bosson has a deep appreciation for the arts and enjoys traveling, cooking, and eating.

To learn more about Dr. Bosson’s approach to therapy, read her blog post: “What Makes Therapy Work?