Brittany Biles

Brittany Biles, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
Business Phone: (352) 265-0294
Business Email: brittany.biles@phhp.ufl.edu

About Brittany Biles

Dr. Brittany Biles, PhD is a Clinical Assistant Professor and Licensed Psychologist. She provides direct patient care of children, adolescents, and young adults in outpatient therapy, with a specialization in providing Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and Cognitive Processing Therapy. She also directs the Trauma-Informed Outpatient Therapy Clinic at UF Health Shands Hospital. She trains graduate students, interns, and postdoctoral associates in assessment and therapy of youth ages 5 through 25 throughout her clinics and outpatient therapy. She is passionate about child and family relationships as well as increasing positive health behaviors with youth, with specialization in treating youth and families with trauma histories.

Accomplishments

Hugh C. Davis Award for Excellence in Clinical Supervision
2022 · University of Florida

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2022-2025
CLP6943 Core Practicum in Clinical Psychology
2022-2025
CLP6948 Advanced Practicum in Clinical Child Psychology
2023
CLP6430 Clinical Psychological Assessment

Clinical Profile

Dr. Biles’ clinical interests focus on child, adolescent, and family trauma, as well as adolescent health risk behaviors, including suicidailty. In addition to providing therapeutic services, her clinical interests involve assessment of ADHD, learning disabilities, intellectual disability, and autism spectrum disorder.

Specialties
  • Psychology
Areas of Interest
  • Adolescent depression
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Generalized anxiety disorder in children
  • Illness anxiety disorder
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Separation anxiety in children
  • Social anxiety disorder

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • child abuse and neglect

Publications

2020
Identifying and addressing barriers to treatment for child sexual abuse survivors and their non-offending caregivers
Aggression and Violent Behavior. 52 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avb.2020.101418.

Grants

Apr 2020 ACTIVE
18/21 ABCD-USA CONSORTIUM: RESEARCH PROJECT SITE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA

Education

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Child Psychology
2020-2021 · University of Florida Health Science Center
Predoctoral Internship in Clinical Child Psychology
2019-2020 · University of Florida Health Science Center
Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology
2015-2020 · University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology
2015-2017 · University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Master of Science in Experimental Psychology with Teaching Emphasis
2013-2015 · Georgia Southern University
Bachelor of Science in Psychology; Minor in Sociology
2008-2012 · North Georgia College & State University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-0294
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100165
GAINESVILLE FL 32610