Clinical Training

 

The program offers training, consultation and supervision for medical and mental health care providers working with LGBT children, adolescents, adults and families.  Supervision and consultation can be tailored to meet the unique needs of the case and the service providers. For more information, please contact Dr. Aaron Malark.


Aaron Malark, Psy.D.

Dr. Malark is the Assistant Clinical Director of the Program for the Study of LGBT Health. Dr. Malark is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in the intersections of gender, sexuality, and mental health. In his role as Assistant Clinical Director, Dr. Malark provides outpatient mental health care to LGBT adults. He also works with Columbia University Medical Center's mental health training programs and clinics to meet the needs of the LGBT community. 

Dr. Malark received his doctorate from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University. During his graduate education, Dr. Malark’s research focused on how stigma impacts the mental and physical health of sexual minority men. Dr. Malark completed his clinical training at Columbia University Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. After graduation, Dr. Malark completed a post-doctoral fellowship at NewYork-Presbyterian, where he supervised the training of psychologists, social workers and psychiatrists. He has presented on mental health and psychotherapy with LGBT adults at regional and national conferences.

E. aam2241@cumc.columbia.edu