Jami Furr, Ph.D.

Title
Clinical Director, Child and Adolescent Fear and Anxiety Treatment Program
Office
648 Beacon Street
Email
jmfurr@bu.edu

Dr. Furr received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Developmental Psychopathology from Temple University, and completed her clinical psychology internship at the NYU Child Study Center-Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City.  She completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the NYU Child Study Center in the Institute for ADHD and Disruptive Disorders, and has completed specialized training in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders (i.e., Coping Cat), and evidence-based treatments for selective mutism and child trauma. Dr. Furr’s clinical expertise and research interests are in the cognitive-behavioral treatment of childhood anxiety, mood, and disruptive behavior disorders, with a focus on preschool mental health. She is also interested in intensive treatment programs for preschool aged children with selective mutism.