Declan Barry, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Director, APT Foundation Pain Treatment Services

Research Organizations

Psychiatry: Addictions, Division of | Connecticut Mental Health Center | Psychology Section | Psychotherapy Development Center

Research Summary

My research is aimed at: (1) developing and evaluating treatments for patients with co-occurring opioid addiction (e.g., prescription opiates, heroin) and chronic pain (i.e., physical pain lasting at least 3 months); (2) examining the role of sociocultural factors in the occurrence and treatment of addictions (e.g., eating disorders, gambling, substance-related disorders).

Extensive Research Description

(a) Pain and Opioid Dependence Assessment and Treatment: We are evaluating methadone treatment and integrated cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with
co-occurring chronic pain and opioid dependence.

(b) Pain and Opioid Dependence: We are evaluating buprenorphine treatment and integrated cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with co-occurring chronic pain and opioid dependence.

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Declan Barry, PhD
Patient Care Location
Central Medical Unit
495 Congress Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
Office Location
Connecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street, Ste SAC Suite 220

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Department of Psychiatry 34 Park Street
CMHC/SAC Room S220

New Haven, CT 06519