McLean Hospital – 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478
Miri Bar-Halpern, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist with expertise in acute residential and outpatient treatment for severe psychiatric conditions, including diagnosing and treating adolescents and young adults who struggle with emotion dysregulation, anxiety, depression, trauma, and suicidal behaviors. Dr. Bar-Halpern highly values multicultural treatment and has extensive training and experience using several treatment modalities including dialectical behavior therapy, family therapy, and cognitive behavior therapy.
Dr. Bar-Halpern has specialized interest in trauma informed care. She has developed training seminars and presented in numerous conferences on this topic. She has published several chapters and articles about trauma and emotion regulation and is the author of Becoming a Superhero: The Development of a Book For Children Who Have Been Exposed to Terrorist Attacks.
Bar-Halpern M. Becoming a superhero: a book for children who have been exposed to terrorist attacks. (Hebrew version) Israel: Family Care Publications, 2012.
Belmont campus - Academic Center, Room 206