Marisa Menchola, PhD

Assistant Professor


UAMC South Campus
2800 W Ajo Way
Department of Psychiatry
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 874-2000
(520) 874-2701
Patient Appointments: 
(520) 694-8888

Dr. Menchola is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is a recipient of the University of Arizona President's Award for Outstanding Academic Research and Community Service.

Selected Publications

  • Kaszniak AW, Menchola M. Behavioral neuroscience of emotion in aging. Curr. Top. Behav. Neurosci. 2012;10:51–66.
  • Menchola M, Arkowitz HS, Burke BL. Efficacy of self-administered treatments for depression and anxiety. Prof. Psychol. Res. Pract. 2007;38:421–429.
  • Burke BL, Arkowitz H, Menchola M. The efficacy of motivational interviewing: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials. J. Consult. Clin. Psychol. 2003;71:843–861.