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Shiva, Andrew A.

Adjunct Assistant Professor


2001 PhD         Teachers College, Columbia University (Clinical Psychology)
2000 MPhil       Teachers College, Columbia University (Clinical Psychology)
1999 MS           Teachers College, Columbia University (Clinical Psychology)
1997 BA/MA      John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY (Forensic Psychology)

Andrew Shiva, Ph.D. is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Forensic Psychology Doctoral Program at John Jay College. A graduate of the BA/MA program at John Jay, he received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Teachers College at Columbia University after completing an APA-approved internship at NYU/Bellevue Hospital Center in the Forensic Specialty Track. Dr. Shiva completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship at Bellevue in Forensic and Clinical Psychology. Specializing in psychological assessment and the supervisory process, he has been a Staff, Senior, and now Chief Psychologist in the Division of Forensic Psychiatry. Dr. Shiva is also the Director of Inpatient and Forensic Assessment and oversees Forensic Psychology training at NYU/Bellevue Hospital Center for psychology externs, interns, and postdoctoral fellows. Dr. Shiva’s central research interests include the validation of psychological assessment instruments (both clinical and forensic), and Quality Assurance research (e.g., inpatient satisfaction with services, patient impulsivity, clinical formulations). Students wishing to conduct research (related or unrelated to the above mentioned interests) at NYU/Bellevue Hospital Center are encouraged to contact Dr. Shiva. In addition to his John Jay College faculty appointment, Dr. Shiva is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at New York University’s School of Medicine and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Fordham University’s Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology.

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