Education and Training
|Ph.D.||University of Pittsburgh, Counseling Psychology|
|M.Ed.||Boston University, Counseling Psychology|
|Predoctoral Fellow||Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Clinical Psychology|
|Postdoctoral Fellow||Brown University, Butler Hospital, Clinical Psychology Training Consortium|
Dr. has been practicing as a psychologist for over 20 years with individuals, couples, and groups.
Current Appointments & Professional Affiliations
- Clinical Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University, UH Cleveland Medical Center, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry
- Member, Certified Trainer and Supervisor, International Society of Interpersonal Psychotherapy (isIPT)
- Fellow, Certified IPT Trainer, Level E, Interpersonal Psychotherapy Institute
Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Maternal Depression (pregnancy, postpartum), Grief and Loss, Binge Eating, Managing Relationships, Phase of LifeTransitions, LGBTQIA+, Strengthening Veteran Adjustment
Mentoring in psychotherapy, psychiatry residency training in interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), family practice training in mental health topics
Ayres, V. E. (2008) In S. Loue, & M. Sajatovic (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health. New York: Springer Publishing. Entries: Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Eating Disorders, Caregiving/Caregiver Burden, Hypochondriasis.
Ayres, V. E. (2004). In S. Loue, & M. Sajatovic (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Women’s Health. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishing. Entries: Agoraphobia, Anxiety Disorders, Hypochondriasis.
Wilfley, D., MacKenzie, R., Welch, R., Ayres, V.E., & Weismann, M. (2000) Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Group, New York: Basic Books.
Aronson, S.C. and Ayres, V.E. (July 2000) Depression: A treatment Algorithm for the Family Physician, Hospital Physician, Volume 36, Number 7