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Barbara A. Hermann, PhD


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Barbara A. Hermann, PhD

Portrait of Barbara Hermann, PhD

Associate Director for Research and Education

Executive Division

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Academic Appointment

  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


  • Togus VA Medical Center, Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Residency, 2009
  • University of Maine, Clinical Psychology, PhD, 2008
  • The Pennsylvania State University, Kinesiology, MS, 2000
  • The Pennsylvania State University, Psychology, BS, 1996

Expertise and Interests

  • Review and translation of research findings for various audiences
  • Evaluation of online PTSD training and self-help resources
  • Mindfulness- and acceptance-based treatments

Membership in Professional Societies

  • Association for Contextual Behavioral Science

Selected Publications

Hermann, B. A., Hamblen, J. L., Bernardy, N. C., & Schnurr, P. P. (in press). Evaluating the evidence for PTSD-SUD treatment. In P. Ouimette & J. P. Read (Eds.), New directions in trauma, PTSD, and substance abuse. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Hamblen, J., Barnett, E., Hermann, B. A., & Schnurr, P. P. (2012). PTSD treatment research: An overview and evaluation. In J. G. Beck & D. M. Slone (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of traumatic stress disorders (pp. 415-426). New York: Oxford University Press.

Hermann, B. A., Shiner, B., & Friedman, M. J. (2012). Epidemiology and prevention of combat-related posttraumatic stress in OEF/OIF/OND service members. Military Medicine, 177, 1-6. PILOTS ID: 86811

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