Mia Roldan, MSSW, LCSW, LCDC, is a licensed clinical social worker with UT Health Austin Pediatric Psychiatry at Dell Children’s. She is a part of UT Health Austin’s Integrated Behavioral Health team. She is also an assistant professor of practice at the Steve Hicks School of Social Work and the clinical social worker at the adolescent medicine clinic with Dell Children’s Medical Group.
Roldan earned her master’s in social work from the Steve Hicks School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin and her bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. She also earned her elementary and ESL teaching certificate from Dominican University of California and currently holds a K-12 special education teaching certificate.
Roldan’s clinical focus involves individual and family psychotherapy for patients with eating disorders and gender-diverse patients. She co-authored the book “Voices of Strength: Sons and Daughters of Suicide Speak Out” and wrote “Navigating Grief: A Guided Journal” as well as “How I Feel: Grief Journal For Kids.” Roldan regularly engages in educational and training activities with social work students at UT and with Dell Med students and residents.