Portrait of Amelia Black

Amelia Black, Ph.D

Assistant Director of Clinical Services and Research

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702 895-1532


Dr. Black is the Assistant Director of Clinical Services and Research at UNLV PRACTICE, an innovative interdisciplinary community mental health clinic that provides robust advanced clinical training and evidence-based mental health services. Dr. Black originally joined UNLV PRACTICE in 2018 as a postdoctoral fellow with a specific emphasis in group psychotherapy. Her current position as Assistant Director includes oversight of day-to-day clinical and administrative operations as well as coordination of training and research activities that take place at UNLV PRACTICE.

Dr. Black received her Ph.D. in counseling psychology from Brigham Young University in 2018. She is a licensed psychologist and a certified group psychotherapist (CGP). Dr. Black has been involved in professional service leadership with several organizations, including the Nevada Psychological Association, American Group Psychotherapy Association, and American Psychological Association Division 49 (Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy). Currently, Dr. Black serves as secretary for Division 49.