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Erica Scioli-Salter, PhD


Erica Scioli-Salter, PhD

Portrait of Erica Scioli-Salter

Clinical Research Psychologist

Women's Health Sciences Division

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Academic Appointment

  • Boston University School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


  • VA Boston Healthcare System, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Clinical Psychology Research, 2007-2009
  • VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Predoctoral Internship, Clinical Psychology; Health Specialty, 2006-2007
  • University of Rhode Island, Clinical Psychology; Health Specialty, PhD, 2007
  • University of Rhode Island, Clinical Psychology; Health Specialty, MA, 2003
  • University of Rhode Island, psychology, BA, 1998

Expertise and Interests

  • Intersection of Physical and Mental Health
  • Chronic Pain and PTSD
  • Health Behavior Change among Clinical Populations

Membership in Professional Societies

  • International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies
  • American Psychological Association
  • Society of Behavioral Medicine

Selected Publications

Scioli, E.R., Biller, H.B., Rossi, J. & Riebe, D. (2009). Personal motivation, exercise and smoking behaviors among young adults. Behavioral Medicine, 35(2), 57-64.

Scioli, E.R., Biller, H.B., Rossi, J.S., Riebe, D. & Scioli, A.S. (2010). Interrelationships of exercise, nutrition and smoking behaviors among college students. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 7, 7-22.

Scioli, E.R., Otis, J.D. & Keane, T.M. (2010). Psychological problems associated with Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom deployment. American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 4(4), 349-359.

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