Tessa Vatalaro, LMSW

Program Manager

Tessa Vatalaro is a Program Manager and Clinical Instructor in the Dept. of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Langone. Her background is in children and family services, with specialized practice in the treatment of trauma and stress related disorders. Her current projects focus on structuring systems to support nationally funded research initiatives investigating child development. Through research, administration, and clinical practice she aims to advance access to care and improve outcomes among underprivileged populations with a focus on intersectionality.

Tessa Vatalaro, LMSW



New York University

Master of Social Work M.S.W


Manhattan College

B.A. in Psychology, Minor in Business