BiographyDr. Lía A. Roth, Psya.D. was born in Bs. As., Argentina, where she studied business administration at Bank of Boston Foundation, and psychology at the University of Buenos Aires. She relocated to Missouri in 2004 to earn an MSW degree from Washington University in St. Louis. In addition, she received a doctoral degree from Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis. In 2016, the International Psychoanalytic Association awarded Dr. Roth a Research Training Fellowship.
Currently, Dr. Roth works in private practice in St. Charles, MO. Much of her work has been advocating for immigration cases, alongside local attorneys.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Dr. Roth has performed qualitative research exploring the origins of shame, alienation, and rejection at the individual and social levels.
Dr. Roth enjoys traveling and sailing. Years ago she was a line judge at the windsurf Olympic competitions. She has a wonderful service dog called Siggy (honoring Sigmund Freud), that travels with her.