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Denise M. Sloan, PhD

Denise M. Sloan, PhD

Denise Sloan, PhD

Associate Director, Education

Behavioral Science Division

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Education/University Affiliation

  • University of Florida, Center for the Study of Emotion and Attention, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Case Western Reserve University, Clinical Psychology, PhD
  • Rush University Medical Center, Predoctoral clinical internship
  • Case Western Reserve University, Clinical Psychology, MA
  • Stony Brook University (SUNY), Psychology, BA

Expertise and Interests

  • PTSD
  • Clinical Trial Methodology
  • Emotion and Psychopathology

Membership in Professional Societies

American Psychological Association

  • International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

Awards and Honors

  • NIH Clinical Research Student Loan Repayment award (2004-2006)
  • Scholar Award, American Psychosomatic Society (2000)
  • Outstanding Dissertation Award (Division 12, Section 3 APA, 1996)

Selected Publications

Sloan, D. M., Marx, B. P., Bovin, M. J., Feinstein, B. A., & Gallagher, M. W. (2012). Written exposure as an intervention for PTSD: A randomized controlled trial with motor vehicle accident survivors. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 50, 627-635.
PILOTS ID: 1081858109

Sloan, D. M., Bovin, M. J., & Schnurr, P. P. (2012). Group treatment for PTSD. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 49, 689-702.
PILOTS ID: 1036873149

Sloan, D. M., Marx, B. P., & Keane, T. M. (2011). Reducing the Burden of Mental Illness in Military Veterans: Commentary on Kazdin and Blase (2011). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 6, 503.

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