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Emily L. Belleau, PhD

Emily L. Belleau, PhD, completed her doctoral degree in clinical psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is currently a clinical and research post-doctoral fellow at the Laboratory for Translational and Affective Neuroscience, directed by Diego A. Pizzagalli, PhD.

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Brian P. Brennan, MD, MMSc

Brian P. Brennan, MD, MMSc, is an assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is the medical director of the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Institute at McLean Hospital—a world-renowned intensive residential treatment facility for patients with severe OCD and related...

Argyro Caminis, MD, MPH

Argyro (Argo) Caminis MD, MPH, is a psychiatrist working primarily with late adolescents and adults in general practice. Dr. Caminis works on the Short Term Unit, one of the general inpatient psychiatric units at McLean, as well as in McLean’s Clinical Evaluation Center. She also has a private...

Ying Cao, MD, MEng

Ying Cao, MD, MEng, practices personalized and integrative psychiatry guided by concepts from systems engineering, developmental and cross-cultural psychology, as well as evolving paradigms of psychiatry and general medicine. Her interests include traditional mind-body medicine, modern molecular and...

Yong Kee Choi, PhD

Yong Kee Choi, PhD, has extensive experiences in studying neuropsychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, ADHD, and depression with the goal of creation of novel medications. Dr. Choi is currently focusing on developing advanced medications for childhood onset schizophrenia and major depressive...

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,...

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...

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...

Obin Kwon, MD, PhD

Obin Kwon, MD, PhD, focuses on two lines of translational research under the mentorship of Kwang-Soo Kim, PhD. He seeks to understand the molecular and epigenetic signatures of depression after stress exposure. In addition, Dr. Kwon is investigating the metabolic dynamics during dopaminergic...

Charles Welch, MD

Charles Welch, MD, ran the ECT service at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1976-2013. Since 2013, he has served as an attending on the ECT Service at McLean Hospital. In addition to ECT, his career interests include prevention of child maltreatment, serving on the Massachusetts Governor’s...

Agustin G. Yip, MD, PhD

Agustin G. Yip, MD, PhD, is the associate medical director of the Short Term Unit, as well as a staff psychiatrist for McLean OnTrackTM, a program for first episode psychosis, and the Clinical Evaluation Center (CEC).

Dr. Yip’s research interests include the optimal design, conduct,...