Dr. Rizvi’s primary research and clinical interests are in the treatment of suicidal and self-injurious behaviors, focusing specifically on borderline personality disorder (BPD) using dialectical behavior therapy. Since most gun deaths are the result of suicide, developing and studying evidence based treatments for suicidal behavior has major public health significance.
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)
Firearms and Suicide
Borderline Personality Disorder, behavior Therapy