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Tatiana Perrino, PsyD

Dr. Perrino is a clinical psychologist who works in the area of mental health promotion, with a special emphasis on the prevention of depression among children and adolescents. Over the past 20 years, she has collaborated on several National Institutes of Health studies aimed at reducing health disparities and preventing public health problems such as drug use, HIV, obesity, and depression. Her current research interests focus on programs to prevent depression among minority youth, in particular interventions that utilize ecological models to promote mental, emotional and behavioral health.