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Marie J. C. Forgeard, PhD

Marie Forgeard, PhD, is a post-doctoral fellow at McLean Hospital’s Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Program and Behavioral Health Partial Clinical Research Program. Her research focuses on understanding when and how creative thinking styles and behavior may enhance well-being. To that end,...

Maria G Fraire, PhD

Maria G Fraire, PhD, received her PhD in clinical psychology at Virginia Tech and completed her pre-doctoral internship at Texas Children’s Hospital. She specializes in the treatment of severe anxiety, OCD, and co-occurring disorders, specifically utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy and...

Kaitlin P. Gallo, PhD

Kaitlin P. Gallo, PhD, is a clinical psychologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of anxiety and related disorders using evidence-based psychological treatments. Her research has focused on evaluating innovative methods to treat anxiety and related disorders in youth, including by...

Steven E. Gelda, MD

Steven E. Gelda, MD, focuses his clinical interest and expertise on ways to help stabilize psychiatrically hospitalized patients who enter the hospital in crisis due to environmental and interpersonal factors as well as those experiencing an episode of major mental illness. His skills include the...

Jessica Goldstein, PhD

Jessica Goldstein, PhD, works primarily with adolescents and young adults and their families struggling with emotion dysregulation and anxiety and the impact that has on safety and functioning.

At McLean, Dr. Goldstein works as a clinician at the Arlington School and as clinical coordinator...

Perihan Esra Guvenek-Cokol, MD

Perihan Esra Guvenek-Cokol, MD, is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist, specializing in psychotic disorders and childhood anxiety disorders. Dr. Guvenek works as an inpatient attending psychiatrist in the Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Inpatient Program. She teaches residents and medical...

Jakob Hartmann, PhD

Jakob Hartmann, PhD, is a post-doctoral research fellow in the Neurobiology of Fear Laboratory led by Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD, at McLean Hospital. Dr. Hartmann earned his PhD at the Max-Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich, Germany, where his research focused on the behavioral and molecular basis...

Munya Hayek, MD

Munya Hayek, MD, is a staff psychiatrist at the Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment (ART) Program who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of adolescents with a range of psychopathology including depression, anxiety, chronic suicidality and self-injury, emotion dysregulation, trauma,...

Maria Ironside, DPhil

Maria Ironside, DPhil, investigates the neurobiological mechanisms underlying depression and anxiety disorders. Her doctoral work explored the mechanisms of action of a novel antidepressant treatment—transcranial direct current stimulation—using cognitive neuropsychological tasks, stress...

Kristin N. Javaras, DPhil, PhD

Kristin N. Javaras, DPhil, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and statistician whose research and clinical practice focus on eating disorders and overeating, as well as other commonly co-occurring problems including anxiety and depression. Her research combines psychology, neuroscience, and...

Michael A. Jenike, MD

Dr. Michael Jenike is the founder of the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Institute at McLean Hospital and the Obsessive Compulsive Disorders Clinic and Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Jenike is recognized as a...

Alex Jordan, PhD

Alex Jordan, PhD, is a clinical psychologist providing behavioral case formulation and therapy for individuals with a wide range of psychiatric conditions at The Pavilion. Dr. Jordan’s treatment approach is science-based, and his research has been funded by the National Science Foundation,...

Andrew M. Kuller, PsyD, ABPP

Andrew M. Kuller, PsyD, ABPP, is a clinical psychologist with expertise in the delivery of evidence-based treatments including cognitive behavior therapy (CBT). He is a senior clinical team manager in the Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Program at McLean Hospital and an instructor in Psychiatry...

Paulina Loo, MD, MPH

Paulina Loo, MD, is a staff psychiatrist at the McLean Anxiety Mastery Program (MAMP). She provides evaluation and medication management for the children and adolescents who are treated at MAMP. Dr. Loo also collaborates with the clinical staff at a local high school. She has a strong interest in...

Ryan J. Madigan, PsyD

Ryan J. Madigan, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist at the 3East Partial Hospital Program, an instructor in psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and the program coordinator for the 3East DBT trauma and exposure track, which provides state of the art DBT and exposure...

Mariola Magovcevic, PhD

Mariola Magovcevic, PhD, earned her bachelor of arts in psychology from Clark University, her master of science in counseling psychology from Northeastern University, and her doctorate in clinical psychology from Clark University. She completed both her pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training at...

Andrea Pliakas, MD

Andrea Pliakas, MD has worked at McLean Hospital since her graduation from the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program in 2009. Concurrent with her last year of residency she was a clinical fellow in college mental health at Harvard University Health Services and post-graduation she...

Kerry J. Ressler, MD, PhD

Kerry J. Ressler, MD, PhD, is chief scientific officer and James and Patricia Poitras Chair in Psychiatry at McLean Hospital, after serving at Emory University for 18 years. He is also a professor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and current president of the Society for Biological Psychiatry...

Rachel A. Ross, MD, PhD

Rachel A. Ross, MD, PhD, is a psychiatric neuroscientist with a particular interest in anxiety disorders and feeding behavior in basic science, clinical treatment, and social policy. She is the assistant director for the Research Concentration Program for the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency...

Isabelle M. Rosso, PhD

Isabelle M. Rosso is the director of the Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Laboratory which studies neurobiological phenotypes of emotional disorders, and relates them to behavioral and clinical phenotypes. Psychiatric research has reached an exciting juncture where the neuroscience knowledge...

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