Maria Muzik, M.D.

Associate Professor, University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Co-Director, Women and Infants Mental Health Program (WIMHP)

Areas of Interest

  • Perinatal Psychiatry: Depression and Anxiety during pregnancy and postpartum
  • Prevention and Therapy of Mother-Infant relationship and attachment disturbances
  • Impact of maternal/family psychiatric illness on early child development
  • Trauma, Stress & Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) during childbearing years
  • Neurobiology of Stress, Depression and PTSD
  • Parent-Infant Relationships in Postpartum Depression and Anxiety Disorders; Infant Attachment Disorders
  • Precursors of early infant stress and emotion regulation


  • M.D., 1989, University of Vienna
  • M.S., 2009, University of Michigan
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy License, Austrian Ministry of Health
  • Residency in Adult Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Residency in Adult Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor MI
  • Infant Mental Health Certificate, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Certifications: 2006, Adult Psychiatry

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