Mimi Arnold, PhD, has more than 19 years of experience and currently is a senior psychologist at The Menninger Clinic and an assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.
Understanding and treating individuals experiencing psychosis using cognitive behavioral therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy is one area of expertise. She is especially interested in the subjective experience of psychosis and uses this knowledge to collaboratively explore subtle changes with clients. Other areas of expertise include collaborative psychological assessment, dialectical behavioral therapy, compassion-focused therapy, and Gottman’s couple’s therapy.
Dr. Arnold is actively involved in supervising and teaching interns and post-doctoral fellows. She is the 2017 recipient of the Irwin C. Rosen, PhD, Distinguished Educator Award.
Dr. Arnold earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and a PhD in Clinical Psychology from American University in Washington, D.C. She completed an internship at the University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston and post-doctoral work in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.
In her free time she enjoys hot yoga, kayaking in salt marshes, walking her dog, and reading.