J. Stuart Ablon, Ph.D.


Associate Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Part-time
Harvard Medical School
PhD Investigator Clinical
Psychiatry, Mass General Research Institute
Psychologist
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD University of California - Berkeley 2006
anxiety; attention deficit and disruptive behavior disorders; behavior therapy; child behavior; child behavior disorders; cognitive therapy; collaborative problem solving; models psychological; national institute of mental health (u.s.); parenting; posture; problem solving; psychoanalytic theory; psychoanalytic therapy; psychotherapy; think kids

J. Stuart Ablon, Ph.D., is the Director of Think:Kids in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also Associate Clinical Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ablon co-founded the Center for Collaborative Problem Solving where he also served as Co-Director from its inception until 2008. Dr. Ablon is co-author of Treating Explosive Kids: The Collaborative Problem Solving Approach and author of numerous articles, chapters and scientific papers on the process and outcome of psychosocial interventions. A dynamic and engaging speaker, Dr. Ablon was recently ranked #5 on the list of the world’s top rated keynote speakers in the academic arena.

Dr. Ablon’s research has been funded by, amongst others, the National Institute of Health, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychoanalytic Association, the International Psychoanalytic Association, the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Institute, and the Endowment for the Advancement of Psychotherapy. Dr. Ablon received his doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of California at Berkeley and completed his predoctoral and postdoctoral training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ablon trains parents, educators, and clinicians and consults to schools and treatment programs throughout the world in the Collaborative Problem Solving approach.

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