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Kathleen Garrison PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

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Kathleen Garrison, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Psychiatry

    1 Church St

    New Haven, CT, 06511

    United States

Kathleen Garrison
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Biography

Kathleen Garrison is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry. She received her BS in Neuroscience from the University of California, Los Angeles, a MSc in Neuroscience from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Southern California, and completed her postdoctoral training at Yale. Her background is in cognitive and clinical brain imaging. Her research is focused on substance abuse treatment including mindfulness-based therapies. Her work uses brain imaging methods to better understand and potentially change the cognitive processes related to addictions. Her work also tests smartphone app-based treatments for addictions.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Southern California (2011)
  • MSc
    University of Edinburgh, Scotland, Neuroscience (2002)
  • BS
    University of California, Los Angeles, Neuroscience (2000)
  • Postdoctoral Associate
    Yale School of Medicine

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