Beth S. Brodsky, PhD is Associate Clinical Professor of Medical Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University, and Associate Director of the Suicide Prevention, Training, Implementation and Evaluation Program at the Center for Practice Innovations, New York State Psychiatric Institute.

Her areas of expertise include research and psychotherapeutic treatment of self-destructive behavior in borderline personality disorder (BPD). She has published numerous articles and chapters on the topics of suicidal risk and treatment of suicidal behavior in borderline personality disorder. She develops online learning modules and webinars to disseminate best suicide prevention practices among mental health practitioners across New York State.  She is trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy and teaches DBT and other evidence based practices for suicide prevention to psychiatry residents and psychology trainees. She has a private practice in Manhattan.