William Folberth, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist, Trauma and Resilience Service

Child Mind Institute

William M. Folberth, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist and community-based clinician in the Trauma and Resilience Service at the Child Mind Institute. He specializes in working with children, adolescents and families who have been impacted by trauma. He provides evidence-based interventions to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in schools and has presented on this topic at the annual convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.

Dr. Folberth leads professional workshops on traumatic stress and managing anxiety. He has received specialized training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and Cognitive Behavioral Intervention for Trauma in Schools (CBITS). Dr. Folberth also has extensive experience providing cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to children and teens who are struggling with a range of anxiety and mood disorders.

Dr. Folberth is passionate about reducing barriers to effective care for children and their families, and is dedicated to helping kids reach their full potential.


  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northwell Health/LIJ Medical Center, Glen Oaks, NY
  • Intern, Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY
  • Extern, The Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, Riverdale, NY
  • Extern, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • Extern, New York Presbyterian Hospital, White Plains, NY


  • PsyD, Clinical Psychology, Rutgers University
  • PsyM, Clinical Psychology, Rutgers University
  • BA, Public Policy Studies, Duke University