Carryl Navalta, PhD

Provider type: Psychologist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Carryl Navalta, PhD

Carryl Navalta treats patients between the ages of 6 and 55 years old.

Presently, Dr. Navalta is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and a core faculty member in the Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine Program at Boston University School of Medicine where he teaches master’s-level graduate students how to competently provide evidence-based counseling, psychotherapy, and psychological treatment. He is also an investigator and clinical research supervisor at the Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute. He was formerly on staff at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute & Hospital, Institute for Child Development (SUNY), May Institute, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Cambridge Health Alliance, New York University School of Medicine, McLean Hospital, and Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. Navalta combines a developmental psychopathology framework with a systems perspective to provide evidence-based psychological treatment for children, adolescents, and adults, including behavior therapy, cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), parent training and guidance in positive behavioral support, and trauma-informed care. His specialty areas include attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); oppositional defiant disorder; autism spectrum disorder; depressive disorders; bipolar disorder; trauma and stressor-related disorders; and anxiety disorders. He also provides consultation to schools and other institutions.


  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    State University of New York, Binghamton, PhD in Clinical Psychology|State University of New York, Binghamton, Master's in Clinical Psychology|University of California, Los Angeles, Bachelor’s|South Shore Mental Health Center, Internship