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Jeremy G. Stewart, PhD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Instructor in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry


Jeremy G. Stewart, PhD, is an assistant neuroscientist at McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He completed his doctoral training in clinical psychology at Queen’s University, including an internship at McLean. Dr. Stewart’s research seeks to better understanding the development and maintenance of major depressive disorder in adolescence, with particular attention to the role of adverse experiences and stressful life events. Further, he studies the complex interplay among environmental, behavioral, and neural factors that precipitate suicidal behavior in youth.

Dr. Stewart’s research has been supported through awards from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, and the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities. His ongoing investigation of neural processes underlying among adolescent inpatients is supported by fellowships through Harvard Medical School as well as grants from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (NARSAD).


Auerbach RP, Webb CA, Stewart JG. Cognitive behavior therapy for depressed adolescents: a practical guide to management and treatment. New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.

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Education & Training:

  • 2006 BA in Psychology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
  • 2009 MSc in Clinical Psychology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
  • 2014 PhD in Clinical Psychology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
  • 2013-2014 Clinical Psychology Internship, McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School
  • 2014-2016 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Center for Depression, Anxiety, and Stress Research, McLean Hospital




Office Address:

Belmont campus - de Marneffe Building, Room 239