Dr. Robbins is a Research Postdoctoral Fellow at CMER. She received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Boston University, where she specialized in the treatment of dysregulated anger in the context of emotional (mood, anxiety, and related) disorders, co-authoring a treatment manual for these disorders (Barlow et al. 2018, Unified Protocol for Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders). She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Durham VA. Her research interests are in understanding the role of dysregulated anger in emotional disorders and improving treatment efficiency. She is particularly interested in better characterizing the relationship among Misophonia and emotional disorders, and investigating the role of anger in the etiology and maintenance of Misophonia.
Educating and training at the intersection of science and treatment.