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Jessica Hamblen, PhD



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Jessica Hamblen, PhD

Jessica Hamblen, PhD

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National Center for PTSD
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth


Dr. Jessica L. Hamblen is currently serving as Acting Deputy Executive Director along with her role as the Deputy for Education at the National Center for PTSD. She is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

She attended the State University of New York at Buffalo where she obtained her Ph.D in clinical psychology. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship at Dartmouth and the National Center for PTSD.

Dr. Hamblen's interests are in developing, disseminating, and evaluating cognitive behavioral treatments for PTSD and related conditions. She was principal author of a 12-session cognitive behavioral intervention for postdisaster distress that was used in New York after 9/11, in Florida following the hurricanes of 2004, and in Baton Rouge, LA after Hurricane Katrina. Dr. Hamblen is currently evaluating this intervention in a randomized controlled trial with survivors of Hurricane Ike.

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