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Joseph Gold, MD

Dr. Gold oversees all of the hospital’s clinical programs across multiple sites, age groups and levels of care. Dr. Gold serves as the physician leader of McLean’s Schwartz Center Rounds to promote compassionate care giving and support to caregivers. He is also a member of the Executive...

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...

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,...

Janna Hobbs, LICSW

Ms. Hobbs has extensive clinical and administrative experience in the treatment of adolescents, adults and families. She is a founding member of 3East, the hospital’s highly innovative and successful dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) programs for adolescents and young adults. She has held...

Michael R. Hollander, PhD

Dr. Hollander is a nationally recognized expert on the causation and treatment of self-injury, and lectures throughout the US on the subject. He has been treating adolescents and their families for over 40 years and has held numerous positions of clinical leadership at McLean. Dr. Hollander is a co-...

Sara Land, PhD

Sara Land, PhD, has been providing dialectical behavior therapy to adolescents and adults for over ten years. She specializes in treating adolescents and young adults who are struggling with emotional dysregulation, self-harm, and suicidality.

Dr. Land has conducted research on the quality...

Julie Love, MSN, APRN, PPCNP-BC

Julie Love, MSN, APRN, PPCNP-BC, has been the director of the McLean School Nurse Liaison Project since its creation in 2015. Ms. Love has been a pediatric primary care nurse practitioner for seventeen years and a psychiatric nurse for more than fifteen years, working with people of all ages in a...

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...

Saori Murakami, MD

Saori Murakami, MD is the assistant medical director of the McLean-Franciscan Child and Adolescent Inpatient Program located at Franciscan Hospital for Children. She has been involved with the program since 2008.

Gil G. Noam, EdD

Gil Noam, EdD, is the founder and director of The PEAR Institute: Partnerships in Education and Resilience at McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Focusing on prevention and resilience, he trained as a clinical and developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst in both Europe and the United...

Kathryn Piscitelle, PsyD

Kathryn Piscitelle, PsyD, is a licensed psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in neuropsychological and psychological testing. As a staff psychologist at McLean Hospital’s Child and Adolescent Testing Service, as well as in clinical and educational neuropsychology...

Anna Precht, PsyD

Anna Precht, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist and the director of clinical services at the 3East Boys Intensive Program. She has extensive experience treating adults and adolescents using DBT in individual, group, and milieu modalities. She worked closely with Drs. Alan Fruzzetti and Michael...

Maris Prichett, PsyD

Maris Prichett, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist in the 3East Partial Hospital Program and an instructor in psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She has extensive experience diagnosing and treating adolescents and young adults who experience emotion dysregulation,...

Ximena Sanchez-Samper, MD

Ximena Sanchez-Samper, MD, is a board-certified addictions psychiatrist. She trained at the Mayo Clinic and completed an addictions fellowship through the combined MGH-McLean Hospital Addictions Fellowship. Dr. Sanchez-Samper has worked with adolescents, young adults, and adults with substance use...

Dana B. Sarvey, MD

Dana B. Sarvey, MD, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist who specializes in treating adolescents with co-occurring substance use disorders and mood and anxiety disorders. She is currently a full-time staff psychiatrist within the Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment (ART) Program at McLean...

Martin Teicher, MD, PhD

Martin Teicher, MD, PhD, has been director of the Developmental Biopsychiatry Research Program at McLean Hospital since 1988. He was director of the former Developmental Psychopharmacology Laboratory (now the Laboratory of Developmental Neuropharmacology), and is currently an associate professor of...

Peggy Worden, PsyD

Dr. Worden is a senior child and adolescent psychologist with 15 years of experience treating adolescents, children, and families. From 2000 to 2009, Dr. Worden was the clinical director of the Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment Program’s Dual Diagnosis Unit. In 2009, she partnered with Dr...

Alison M. Yaeger, PsyD

Dr. Yaeger received her PsyD from Yeshiva University in Bronx, New York. While training at Montefiore Medical Center she became interested in borderline personality disorder in adolescence and the correlation this personality style shares with chronic suicidal ideation and self-harming behaviors. Dr...

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