Aleksandra Foxwell, Ph.D., is a Licensed Psychologist with the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists, 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. 

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Education & Training
  • Undergraduate School - Baylor University (1998-2002), Psychology
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern/Childrens Medical Center (2012-2013), Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Graduate School - UT Southwestern Medical School (2003-2005), Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Graduate School - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2007-2011), Psychology
  • Other Post Graduate Training - UT Southwestern Medical School (2003-2005)
  • Other Post Graduate Training - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2007-2011)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Dallas Psychological Association, President (2018-2019)
  • American Psychological Association (2007)
  • Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (2008)
Books & Publications
  • Suicidal behavior in teens
  • Pediatricpsychology
  • Child and adolescent depression