Biography

Kristin Calverley, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist with clinical expertise in evidence-based treatments for mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders. She has specific interests in women’s perinatal mental health (during pregnancy and postpartum), along with pregnancy loss, infertility and other reproductive concerns. In addition, she is trained as a health psychologist specializing in chronic medical conditions and behavioral medicine such as sleep, pain, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), autoimmune conditions and weight loss. She currently provides evidence-based psychological assessments and interventions at the department’s Outpatient Clinic located in the Behavioral and Biomedical Sciences Building (BBSB). In addition, she provides psychological intervention for pregnant and postpartum women in the OB/GYN department.

Prior to joining the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences as a clinical assistant professor in 2016, she worked as a psychologist in rare bleeding and blood disorders, NICU, rehabilitation, private practice and as a consultant in acute medical care. She is also a member of several professional organizations including the Houston Psychological Association, American Psychological Association and Postpartum Support International. Originally from Canada, Dr. Calverley is fluent in English and French.

Education

Doctorate Degree
Clinical Psychology, University of Saskatchewan
Internship
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba, Faculty of Medicine

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

  • Adult General Psychiatry
  • Anxiety/OCD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • Trauma
  • Women’s Reproductive Mental Health