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Isabella Spaulding, B.S.

Pronouns: Isabella, she, her

Doctoral Student

SDSU / UC San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology
Experimental Psychopathology

San Diego

Areas of Research

Neural and Cognitive Mechanisms, PTSD, Multimodal Methods, Protective and Risk Factors, Trauma Exposure


Isabella’s research interests broadly focus on exploring the neural and cognitive mechanisms underlying PTSD and other related disorders. She is also interested in investigating protective and risk factors following trauma exposure and the development of novel interventions to improve outcomes for those exposed to trauma.


Charlie Taylor, Ph.D., UC San Diego
Murray Stein, M.D., UC San Diego


  1. B.S. Clinical Psychology and B.A. American Studies
    Tufts University