Dr. Amy Sosa is a clinical psychologist who provides individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Sosa specializes in the treatment of posttraumatic stress, eating disorders, body image issues, relationship difficulties, grief, and behavioral problems. Dr. Sosa has presented nationally and internationally on the treatment of eating disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, vicarious trauma, and multicultural psychology and is available for continuing education presentations/workshops. Additionally, Dr. Sosa provides posttraumatic stress evaluations and psychological affidavits in support of asylum cases. Dr. Sosa is passionate about providing informed, insight-oriented supervision and is registered as a Qualified Supervisor for Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHC) in the state of Florida.
Dr. Sosa received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology where she also received her Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She has worked in several clinical settings, including college counseling, community mental health, inpatient psychiatric hospitalization, and residential eating disorder treatment.
Throughout her career, Dr. Sosa received comprehensive training in play, couples, family, individual, and group therapy. Moreover, she has experience treating complex trauma internationally and completed her dissertation research on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Secondary Traumatic Stress among Rwandese healthcare providers. Additionally, she currently provides clinical supervision to counseling psychology practicum students within the Florida Center for Survivors of Torture. Further, she is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Lastly, Dr. Sosa is chair of the Education Committee for the Miami Chapter of the International Association for Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP). In her free time, she enjoys walking her dog, horseback riding, and going on adventures with her partner.