Assistant Professor of Psychology
Dr. Raposa is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Fordham University. She holds a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles, and is a licensed clinical psychologist.
As an expert in the effects of stress on youth development, she conducts research on the ways in which positive relationships with parents, peers, and mentors can mitigate the impact of stress on adolescents and young adults. She provides research consultation to formal mentoring programs on best practices for supporting youth and has extensive experience working with youth from diverse backgrounds as a clinician, professor, and mentor.