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Ross J. Baldessarini, MD

A career investigator of the NIMH from 1970 to 2001, Ross J. Baldessarini, MD, is an internationally known research psychopharmacologist with many contributions to the actions of antipsychotic and mood-altering medicines and has trained over 160 laboratory and clinical investigators. He joined...

Sabina Berretta, MD

Sabina Berretta, MD, began her research training under the mentorship of Dr. V. Perciavalle at University of Catania, Italy. In 1990, she joined the laboratory directed by Dr. A. M. Graybiel in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT, working neural circuitry linking the motor cortex...

J. Alexander Bodkin, MD

J. Alexander Bodkin, MD, has been at McLean since 1985. Working with Dr. Jonathan Cole until his death, Dr. Bodkin has long pursued the study of new and old medications for depression and anxiety. His research has focused on underutilized pharmacologic approaches to difficult-to-treat mood and...

Kurt Brenner, PhD, MSc

Kurt Brenner, PhD, MSc, is a clinical psychologist who specializes in treating disorders related to mood, anxiety, and psychosis. He does intake consultations, group therapy, and individual therapy in the Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Program, and leads a bipolar CBT (cognitive behavioral...

William P. Carter, MD

Dr. Carter attended Brown University, graduating magna cum laude with an BS in psychology in 1985. He received his MD from Harvard Medical School in 1989, before completing his residency in adult psychiatry at McLean Hospital in 1993.

Staying on at McLean since residency, Dr. Carter has held...

Franca Centorrino, MD

Franca Centorrino, MD, oversees a multidisciplinary team of clinicians treating outpatients with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Her research activities focus on the use of psychotropic medications for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder and the management of side effects...

Mark Centrella, PsyD

Mark Centrella, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of psychosis and mood disorders. Currently he is a staff psychologist in the Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Outpatient Clinic, part of McLean Hospital’s Adult Outpatient Services.

Donald R. Cluett, MD

Donald R. Cluett, MD, is a staff psychiatrist in McLean Hospital’s Adult Outpatient Services. Dr. Cluett provides medication evaluation and management treatment and support to a general adult population with a variety of psychiatric challenges. He incorporates patient education and support...

Bruce M. Cohen, MD, PhD

Dr. Cohen leads a multidisciplinary research program on the causes of psychiatric disorders, with the goal of developing new, more effective, and better tolerated treatments. He and his colleagues employ pharmacologic, brain imaging, epidemiologic, genomic, and cell model approaches to study...

Lorraine Corso, PsyD

Lorraine Corso, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of mood disorders and psychosis. Currently she is a staff psychologist in the schizophrenia and bipolar disorder outpatient clinic, part of McLean Hospital’s Adult Outpatient Services. She also provides group...

Mei-Hua Hall, PhD

Mei-Hua Hall, PhD, has over 10 years of experience in clinical research focused on using electroencephalogram (EEG) techniques to characterize differences and similarities of brain function in schizophrenia, schizoaffective, and bipolar disorder. With a broad background in clinical psychology,...

Nancy A. Huxley, PhD

Nancy A. Huxley, PhD, has 30 years of research and clinical experience with bipolar and psychotic disorders. She additionally has extensive experience developing and administering inpatient and outpatient group therapy programs.

Dr. Huxley co-developed the McLean GetFit Together fitness...

Nicholas T. Lange, ScD

During his career, Dr. Lange has led and supported multidisciplinary teams of biostatisticians and other scientists in basic, translational, and clinical research on the developing brain in health and illness. Since taking a major career risk in 1996 to leave academic biostatistics and join the team...

Caitlin K. Monaghan, PhD

Caitlin K. Monaghan, PhD, joined the Psychosis Neurobiology Laboratory led by Dr. Mei-Hua Hall in 2017 as a post-doctoral research fellow. Her work investigates the neurobiological mechanisms underlying schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders in first episode psychosis patients, and how these...

Dost Öngür, MD, PhD

A native of Istanbul, Turkey, Dr. Öngür has a background in neuroscience and clinical psychiatry. He is currently the chief of the Psychotic Disorders Division, responsible for two inpatient units, a residential facility, and a specialty outpatient clinic. In addition to his clinical work...

Chloe Pedalino, LICSW

Chloe Pedalino, LICSW, is the program director of the Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) and director of Collaboration and Community Liaison for the Psychotic Disorders Division at McLean Hospital. Previously, she worked as a clinical social worker at McLean’s Schizophrenia and...

Uwe Rudolph, Dr med

Uwe Rudolph, Dr med, is interested in identifying functions of GABAA receptor subtypes in neuronal circuits, focusing on emotional regulation (anxiety, depression), drug abuse, autism, learning and memory, and the amnestic actions of general anesthetics. A second line of research is concerned with...

Peter Siekmeier, MS, MD

As director of the Laboratory for Computational Neuroscience, Dr. Siekmeier’s research centers on the computational modeling of the hippocampus, an area of brain thought to be responsible for encoding memories, and one that has been implicated in the etiology of schizophrenia. The goals of...

T. Wilson Woo, MD, PhD

Dr. Woo’s research interest is in defining the nature of cortical circuitry disturbances in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, and in understanding the developmental neurobiological pathways that lead to these disturbances.

In addition to his research, Dr. Woo maintains an...