Dr. Pinto received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including outpatient, IOP, PHP, and hospital based programs. Her focus is on treating adults and older adolescents with a wide range of presenting problems. Her overall approach is integrative, yet client centered. Dr. Pinto specializes in treating anxiety, mood, and psychotic disorders; addictions, and trauma related issues.
In addition to being a licensed clinical psychologist, Dr Pinto has her Registered Dual Disorder Professional (RDDP) certification. She also has a Juris Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She is a member of the American Psychological Association.
Prior to joining IPD, Dr. Pinto worked at Gateway Foundation for 10 years providing mental health and addictions services. She served as program director for the intake department as well as for adult outpatient mental health and addictions services. She also supervised the pre-doctoral internship program.