Research & Scholarship

There are over 88 full time faculty psychologists within the Department of Psychiatry. These faculty members are leaders in the field and in their areas of specialty, as evidenced by their record of grants, publications, awards, and roles in professional organizations and government-sponsored boards and committees. In addition to their leadership responsibilities in clinical care and education, the faculty lead active research programs and have established a number of research centers at the medical school in the areas of addiction, psychotherapy development, interdisciplinary stress research, women’s health, recovery from mental illness, prevention and consultation, and on eating and weight disorders.

Faculty Research and Scholarship

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Luis Miguel Anez, PsyD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Director, Hispanic Services, Connecticut Mental Health Center

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Alan Anticevic, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and of Psychology

Co-Director, Division of Neurocognition, Neurocomputation, and Neurogenetics (N3)

Research Interests

Affect; Cognition; Emotions; Memory, Short-Term; Schizophrenia; Substance-Related Disorders

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Seth R Axelrod, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Dialectical Behavior Therapy Team Leader at the Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital Intensive Outpatient Program

Research Interests

Behavior Therapy; Borderline Personality Disorder; Burnout, Professional; Mindfulness; Psychiatry; Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic; Substance Abuse Detection

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Samuel A. Ball, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Assistant Chair for Education and Career Development

President & CEO, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse

Research Interests

Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms; Homeless Persons; Mental Disorders; Personality; Personality Disorders; Psychiatry; Psychiatry and Psychology; Psychotherapy; Substance Abuse Detection; Treatment Outcome

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Madelon Baranoski, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Vice Chair Human Investigation Committee

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Declan Barry, PhD

Associate Professor Term

Director, APT Foundation Pain Treatment Services

Research Interests

Chronic Pain; Culture; Eating Disorders; Gambling; Opioid-Related Disorders; Psychiatry; Psychotherapy; Substance-Related Disorders

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John E Beauvais, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Consultation Clinic

Director, Predoctoral Training in Psychology Service

Research Interests

Executive Function; HIV; Neuropsychology; Psychiatry

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Kevin L. Behar, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Director, MRRC Neurometabolism Research Laboratory

Research Interests

Central Nervous System; Glutamates; Glutamine; Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Biomolecular; Psychiatry

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Morris David Bell, PhD, ABPP

Professor of Psychiatry

VA RR&D Senior Research Career Scientist

Research Interests

Neuropsychology; Psychiatry; Schizophrenia; Veterans

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Chyrell D Bellamy, MSW, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

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