Murray, Michelle
Michelle Murray PhD
State Licenses
Primary Business Address
1500 Walnut Street, Ste 800
ZIP Code
Private Practice
Phone Number
(484) 469-0337

Michelle Murray, PhD, is a licensed psychologist {PS018329} with a doctorate in Counseling Psychology from the University at Albany. She has a private practice in Philadelphia where she provides individual therapy from a relational, psychodynamic, and multicultural/feminist perspective. She specializes in working with marginalized populations, identity development, and survivors of sexual, combat, racial or gender-based trauma. She is dedicated to providing LGBTQ affirmative care and educating healthcare providers on best practices for providing services to the LGBTQ community and/or survivors of trauma. Currently, she is an adjunct professor at Lehigh University and Temple University. She has taught courses and provided workshops to college students, military veterans, and therapists-in-training on the impact of social identities and cultural implications for counseling, healthy relationships and sexual health, supervision from a relational/multicultural approach, and understanding trauma reactions and PTSD. Previous areas of research include social justice approaches to primary prevention, post-deployment readjustment of survivors of military sexual trauma, and the unique experiences of women the STEM fields.

​Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, State University of New York -Albany, University at Albany, 2016
B.A. Psychology, California State University - Long Beach, 2009
A.A. General Education, Orange Coast Community College, 2006
Previous settings I have worked/trained in include: college counseling centers, community mental health centers, VA hospitals, and a substance abuse recovery facility. I completed my Internship in Health Service Psychology and a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at University of Pennsylvania's Counseling and Psychological Services center.
Individual, Supervision
Populations Served
Young Adult / Student, Adult
Clinical Specialties
trauma, LGBTQ populations, military veterans, supervision
Insurance Accepted
Highmark BlueShield, Medicare, Out of Network Provider
Sliding Scale
Society of Counseling Psychology (APA Division 17)
Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues (APA Division 44)
American Psychological Association Section for Trauma Psychology (APA Division 56)

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