I am involved in the coordination of faculty development both within the Department of Psychiatry and in Yale School of Medicine with a focus of working with non-procedural and bridge departments. I have served in several research, education, and clinical leadership positions in the Department of Psychiatry and affiliated non-profit clinical, research, and policy organizations including The APT Foundation, Silver Hill Hospital, and The National Center of Addiction and Substance Abuse. I direct the faculty reappointment and promotion processes in my department and am involved in the development and evaluation of medical school-wide junior faculty mentoring programs. I am a trained mentor and professional coach and consult with junior faculty and departmental leaders on: promotion processes and readiness; incorporation into academic review processes improved assessments of clinical and educational excellence, professionalism, and diversity and inclusion activities, and; consultation on matters related to professional stress, burnout, and impairment. My clinical expertise is the treatment of patients with addiction and co-occurring personality disorders, and I have developed and conducted clinical trials on a specialized psychotherapy for these complex patients and founded a specialized residential treatment program for high functioning professionals (particularly physicians and attorneys) and executives suffering from these disorders. During the COVID-19 pandemic, I developed and directed a 1:1 professional support provider services program for Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Health healthcare workers and their families.
|NIH Center for Scientific Review: Risk, Prevention and Intervention for Addictions||Member||2009 - 2013|
|Journal of Personality||Associate Editor||2007 - 2017|
|SAMHSA National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs||Reviewer||2006 - 2010|
|NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse||Committee Member||2005 - 2009|
|American Psychological Association||Member||1988 - Present|