Ashleigh Smith graduated from the University of Florida in 2020 with a B.S. in Psychology and a specialization in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience. During her time as an undergraduate, she worked with patients with depression and researched cognitive functioning. Her research interests include the underlying neural mechanisms of mood disorders and subsequent development of novel therapeutic interventions. Ashleigh is thrilled to join Dr. Heifets and his team at Stanford, and ultimately wants to pursue her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology.