Laura Adery, Ph.D.

Laura Adery, Ph.D.

Laura Adery, Ph.D. is a Postdoctoral Clinical Psychology Fellow in the UCLA PEERS Clinic and a Postdoctoral Scholar in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry. She received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Vanderbilt University and completed her predoctoral internship at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior in the Adolescent Serious Mental Illness track. She has worked with individuals with developmental disabilities in both research and clinical settings with special interest in inclusion in the arts and cultural community through work with the ACM Lifting Lives® Music Camp in Nashville, TN. Her postdoctoral work focuses on expanding treatment and intervention resources and investigating self, identity and community inclusion for adolescents at risk for psychosis. In the UCLA PEERS Clinic, she facilitates PEERS for Teens social skills groups.