Noreen Reilly Harrington, Ph.D.

PhD Investigator Clinical
Psychiatry, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD 1998
antimanic agents; bipolar disorder; bordetella; cognitive therapy; comparative effectiveness research; diagnosis, computer-assisted; life change events; lithium chloride; massachusetts; nasopharynx; patient identification systems; sepsis; whooping cough

Noreen Reilly-Harrington, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and internationally-recognized expert in the cognitive-behavioral treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, with a particular expertise in treating bipolar disorder. She has co-authored several books on bipolar disorder, including Bipolar Disorder: A Cognitive Therapy Approach, Living with Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for Individuals and Families, and The Bipolar II Disorder Workbook: Managing Recurring Depression, Hypomania, and Anxiety.
Dr. Reilly-Harrington has served as the Director of Training and Assessment for the Bipolar Trials Network and has consulted on numerous studies to improve the reliability of clinical assessments. In addition to serving on the staff of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, she also serves on the staff of the MGH Weight Center, with a special focus on the treatment of obesity and eating disorders in individuals with mood disorders. She completed both her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy at MGH/Harvard Medical School and is a Founding Fellow in the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.