Emily L. Belleau, PhD

Emily L. Belleau, PhD

  • Instructor in Psychiatry


Emily L. Belleau, PhD, completed her doctoral studies in clinical psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee under the mentorship of Christine Larson, PhD. After completing a clinical internship at the University of Mississippi Clinical Psychology Consortium, she joined the Laboratory for Translational and Affective Neuroscience, directed by Dr. Diego Pizzagalli, as a clinical and research post-doctoral fellow. In January 2019, she was promoted to instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and is a assistant neuroscientist at McLean Hospital.

Her research focuses on using multimodal neuroimaging techniques to examine neurobiological mechanisms underlying stress-related disorders, particularly major depressive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Education & Training

  • 2008 BS in Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2016 PhD in Clinical Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • 2015-2016 Clinical Internship, University of Mississippi Medical Center/GV, Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center Psychology Training Consortium
  • 2016-2019 Clinical and Research Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Laboratory for Translational and Affective Neuroscience, McLean Hospital


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