Education and Training


University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

PhD in Clinical Psychology - George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

MA in Clinical Psychology - George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Titles and Academic Titles


Departments and Services




Perloe, A., & Pollard, J. W. (2016). University Counseling Centers’ Role in Campus Threat Assessment and Management. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management 3, 1-20.


Perloe, A., Esposito-Smythers, C., Curby, T. W., & Renshaw, K. D. (2014). Concurrent Trajectories of Change in Adolescent and Maternal Depressive Symptoms in the TORDIA Study. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 43, 612-628.


Weiner C., Perloe A., Pincus D., & Whitton S. (2012). Attentional Bias in Adolescents with Panic Disorder: Changes over an 8-day Intensive Treatment Program. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 40, 193-204.


Becker, A.E., Arrindell, A.H. Perloe, A., Fay, K., & Striegel-Moore, R.H. (2010). A Qualitative Study of Perceived Social Barriers to Care for Eating Disorders: Perspectives from Ethnically Diverse Health Care Consumers. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 43, 633-647.


Becker, A.E., Eddy, K.T., & Perloe, A. (2009). Considerations for Clarifying Phrasing for AN Criteria A and DSM Text Guiding Clinical Interpretation of Cognitive Signs and Symptoms in AN and BN. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 42, 611-619.




Esposito-Smythers, C., Perloe, A., Machell, K., & Rallis, B. (2015). Suicidal and Non-Suicidal Self-Harm Behaviors and Substance Use Disorders. In Kaminer, Y., Ed., Youth Substance Use Disorders and Co-Occurring Disorders (Ch. 10). Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishers.


Perloe, A., Hernandez-Cervantes, Q., Esposito-Smythers, C., & Spirito, A. (2014). Adolescence: Prevention and intervention efforts. In van Dulmen, M. H. M., Bossarte, R. M., & Swahn, M. H. Eds., Developmental and public health perspectives on suicide prevention: an integrated approach (pp. 37-57). New York: SciKnow Publications.


Becker, A.E., Perloe, A., Nyquist, L., & Kaplan, L.M (2008). Complementary and Alternative Therapy for Weight Management. In D. Mischoulon & J. F. Rosenbaum (Eds.), Natural Medications for Psychiatric Disorders: Considering the Alternatives (pp. 245-280). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures


Perloe A. “Non-suicidal self-injury in adolescents.” Presentation given at Children’s National Medical Center, Department of Adolescent Medicine, Washington, D.C., March 2015.

Awards and Honors

2014-2015, Dissertation Completion Grant, George Mason University Office of the Provost

2011-2013, George Mason University Graduate Research Travel Award

2010-2011, GMU College of Humanities and Social Sciences first-year student grant

2006, Elliot Aronson Prize for Excellence in Psychological Research, Brandeis University

2006, Highest Honors in Psychology, Brandeis University

2006-present, Phi Beta Kappa Society

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2016-present, Associate Editor, Journal of College Student Psychotherapy