Michelle M. Chu

Michelle Chu joined Columbia Health in 2018. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Columbia University Medical Center/ New York Presbyterian with rotations in inpatient treatment, acute outpatient treatment, and DBT. She has also trained at the William Alanson White Institute, John Jay College Counseling Center, and Rockland Psychiatric Center. 

Michelle is primarily psychodynamic in her approach, but integrates various other techniques to fit the needs of students. Her professional interests include mood disorders, trauma, and the impact of spirituality and culture on mental health.


  • PsyD, Clinical Psychology, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology
  • MA, Mental Health Counseling, Alliance Graduate School of Counseling
  • BA, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia College


  • American Psychological Association

Foreign Languages:

  • English
  • Korean