Last Name

Kelifern Pomeranz, PsyD

InstitutionBoston University School of Medicine
DivisionGeneral Psychiatry
Other Positions
InstitutionVA Boston Healthcare System

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Dr. Pomeranz is an Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine, and a staff psychologist in the VA Boston Healthcare System. As a doctor of Psychology, Dr. Pomeranz has a private practice where her therapeutic style is integrative in nature and incorporates psycho-dynamic, interpersonal, narrative, cognitive-behavioral, and mindfulness-based approaches.

Dr. Pomeranz is licensed psychologist in the state of Massachusetts. She completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship with the VA Boston Health Care System and the University of California-Davis Health System – Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She received her Psy.D & MA in Clinical Psychology from Alliant International University – California School of Professional Psychology in 2007 & 2005, and BA degrees in Psychology & Community Studies from the University of California-Santa Cruz in 2002. Her expertise and interests include the treatment of post-traumatic stress/trauma, addictions, anxiety/stress, depression, chronic pain, motivational issues, and life transitions.

 Self-Described Keywords
  • General life Dissatisfaction/Stress
  • Relationships and/or Family Issues
  • Depression
  • Anxiety/Fears
  • Posttraumatic Stress/Trauma (PTSD)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Motivational Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Walk & Talk Therapy
  • LGBT Issues
  • Issues Unique to Veterans/Families of Veterans
  • Issues Unique to Children of Alcoholics/Addicts
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