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Dawn E. Sugarman, PhD

Dawn E. Sugarman, PhD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry

Biography:

Dawn E. Sugarman, PhD, is a clinical psychologist in the Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse at McLean Hospital and associate director of the Borderline Personality Disorder Patient and Family Education Initiative, which focuses on using technology as a platform to provide education to family members of patients with borderline personality disorder.

Dr. Sugarman focuses her research and clinical work on the treatment of addictive behaviors. She is particularly interested in gender-specific treatment for substance use disorders and the use of technology in effective treatment dissemination. Dr. Sugarman also serves as the communications editor for the Harvard Review of Psychiatry.

Publications:

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Education & Training:

Degrees:
  • 1998 BA in Psychology, Emory University
  • 2005 MS in Clinical Psychology, Syracuse University
  • 2009 PhD in Clinical Psychology, Syracuse University
Fellowship:
  • 2008-2009 Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Yale Medical School
  • 2009-2011 Post-Doctoral Fellow, Yale Medical School/VA Connecticut Healthcare System
Board Certifications:
  • 2014 Psychologist, Board of Registration of Psychologists, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 2014 Health Service Provider, Board of Registration of Psychologists, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Contact:

Email:


Phone:

617.855.3650


Office Address:

Belmont campus - Proctor House, Room G23