- Undergraduate School - Baylor University (1998-2002), Psychology
- Graduate School - UT Southwestern Medical School (2003-2005), Rehabilitation Counseling
- Graduate School - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2007-2011), Psychology
- Fellowship - UT Southwestern/Childrens Medical Center (2012-2013), Child & Adolescent Psychology
Aleksandra Foxwell, Ph.D.
Dr. Foxwell is a licensed Clinical Psychologist, whose clinical expertise include anxiety, depression, suicide, ADHD, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in adults, children, and adolescents. Her research interests focus on evaluating cognitive behavioral treatments for depression and suicidality in youth.
She obtained her undergraduate degree in Psychology at Baylor University in 2002 and earned her Master of Science degree at UT Southwestern in Rehabilitation Counseling Psychology. She obtained her doctorate in Clinical Psychology at UT Southwestern where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Foxwell completed a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the UT Southwestern Medical Center. She joined the Student Wellness and Counseling program as faculty in 2013. She is also a faculty advisor in the Clinical Psychology Doctoral program, as well as the Pediatric Research Program.
- Dallas Psychological Association, President (2018-2019)
- American Psychological Association (2007)
- Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (2008)
Pediatric Major Depressive Disorder: Questions to Consider
Kennard, B.D., Foxwell, A.A., Mayes, T.L., Emslie, G.J. Psychiatric Times 2012
Is obesity overrated as a "risk factor" for poor outcomes in chronic occupational spinal disorders?
Mayer T, Aceska A, Gatchel RJ Spine 2006 Dec 31 25 2967-72
Should obese patients be denied rehabilitation resources for chronic disabling occupational spinal disorders? (Abstract)
Aceska, A., Mayer, T. & Gatchel, R.J. The Spine Journal 2005 5 935
Attention training for school-aged children with ADHD: results of an open trial.
Tamm L, Hughes C, Ames L, Pickering J, Silver CH, Stavinoha P, Castillo CL, Rintelmann J, Moore J, Foxwell A, Bolanos SG, Hines T, Nakonezny PA, Emslie G Journal of attention disorders 2010 Jul 14 1 86-94
Developing a brief suicide prevention intervention and mobile phone application: a qualitative report.
Kennard, B.D., Biernesser, C., Wolfe, K.L., Foxwell, A.A., Lee, SJC., Rial, K.V., Patel, S., Cheng, C., Goldstein, T., McMakin, D., Blastos, B., Douaihy, A., Zelazny, J., Brent, D.A. Journal of Technology in Human Services 2015 4 33 345-357
Developing a Peer Mentorship Program to increase competence in clinical supervision in a clinical psychology doctoral training program.
Foxwell, A., Kennard, B., Rodgers, C., Wolfe, K., Cassedy, H., Thomas, A Academic Psychiatry 2017 6 41 828-832
Continued effectiveness of relapse prevention cognitive-behavioral therapy following fluoxetine treatment in youth with major depressive disorder
Emslie GJ, Kennard BD, Mayes TL, Nakonezny PA, Moore J, Jones JM, Foxwell AA, King J. Journal of the Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2016 54 828-832
As Safe As Possible (ASAP): A brief app-supported inpatient intervention to prevent post-discharge suicidal behavior in hospitalized, suicidal adolescents
Kennard, B. D., Goldstein, T., Foxwell, A. A., McMakin D. L., Wolfe, K., Biernesser, C., Moorehead, A. P., Douaihy A., Zullo, L., Wentroble, E., Owen, V., Zelazny J., Iyengar, S., Porta, G., Brent, D. American Journal of Psychiatry. 2018
Identifying and treating risk factors for suicidal behaviors in youth
Wolfe, K., Foxwell A., Kennard, B. International Journal of Behavioral Consultation and Therapy 2014 Vol 9 No 3 11-14
Development and Implementation of Health and Wellness CBT for Individuals with Depression and HIV.
Kennard B, Brown L, Hawkins L, Risi A, Radcliffe J, Emslie G, Mayes T, King J, Foxwell A, Buyukdura J, Bethel J, Naar-King S, Xu J, Lee S, Garvie P, London C, Tanney M, Thornton S Cognitive and behavioral practice 2014 May 21 2 237-246
Back pain among long-term survivors of childhood leukemia.
Bowers DC, Griffith T, Gargan L, Cochran CJ, Kleiber B, Foxwell A, Farrow-Gillespie A, Orlino A, Germann JN Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology 2012 Nov 34 8 624-9
Sequential Treatment With Fluoxetine and Relapse-Prevention CBT to Improve Outcomes in Pediatric Depression.
Kennard BD, Emslie GJ, Mayes TL, Nakonezny PA, Jones JM, Foxwell AA, King J The American journal of psychiatry 2014 Jun
Children's response to terrorism: a critical review of the literature.
Pfefferbaum B, Pfefferbaum RL, Gurwitch RH, Nagumalli S, Brandt EN, Robertson MJ, Aceska A, Saste VS Current psychiatry reports 2003 Jun 5 2 95-100
- Pediatric Major Depressive Disorder: Questions to Consider
- Suicidal behavior in teens
- Child and adolescent depression