Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Carmen McLean

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Carmen McLean

Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

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Exchange (Psychology)
Lancaster University, 2001.
B.A. (Psychology)
University of British Columbia, 2002.
M.A. (Psychology)
University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2005.
Ph.D. (Psychology)
University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2008.
Post-Graduate Training
Psychology Intern (predoctoral training), Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago , 2007-2008.
Clinical Research Fellow, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston , 2008-2010.
Teaching Fellow, Division of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston , 2008-2010.
Instructor B, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine , 2010-2011.
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Selected Publications

McLean, C. P., Zandberg, L., Van Meter, P. E., Carpenter, J. K., Simpson, H. B., & Foa, E. B : Exposure and response prevention helps adults with obsessive compulsive disorder who do not respond to pharmacological augmentation strategies Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 76(12): 11653-7, 2015 Notes: doi: 10.4088/JCP.14m09513.

McLean, C. P., Su, Y. J., Carpenter, J., & Foa, E. B: Changes in PTSD and Depressive Symptoms During Prolonged Exposure and Client-Centered Treatment for PTSD In Adolescents. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology 2015 Notes: doi:10.1080/15374416.2015.1012722.

Asnaani, A., Alpert, E., McLean, C. P., & Foa, E. B. : Resilient but addicted: The impact of resilience on the relationship between smoking withdrawal and PTSD. Journal of Psychiatric Review 65: 146-153, 2015 Notes: doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2015.03.021.

Peart, J. M., McLean, C. P., Masalaitis, J., & Van Voorhees, A. : Hoarding of Prescription Medication among Patients with Psoriasis. Psoriasis Forum 21(1): 48-49, 2015.

Zandberg, L., Rosenfield, D., McLean, C. P., Powers, M. B., Asnaani, A., & Foa, E. B. : Concurrent Treatment for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Alcohol Dependence: Predictors and Moderators of Outcome. Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology 84(1): 43-56, 2015 Notes:

McLean, C. P., Su, Y. J., & Foa, E. B. : Mechanisms of Symptom Reduction in a Combined Treatment for Comorbid Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Alcohol Dependence. Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology 83(3): 655-661, 2015 Notes:

McLean, C. P., Yeh, R., Rosenfield, D., & Foa, E. B. : Negative posttraumatic cognitions as a mediator of treatment outcome among adolescents with PTSD related to child sexual abuse. Behaviour Research and Therapy 68: 64-69, 2015 Notes: doi:10.1016/j.brat.2015.03.008.

Zalta, A .K, Gillihan, S.J., Fisher, A.J., Mintz, J., McLean, C.P., Yehuda, R., Foa, E.B. : Changes in negative cognitions associated with PTSD predicts symptom reduction in Prolonged Exposure. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 82: 171-175, 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1037/a0034735.

McLean, C. P. & Foa, E. B. : The Use of Prolonged Exposure Therapy to Help Patients With PTSD. Clinical Practice 11(2): 233-241, 2014 Notes: doi:10.2217/cpr.13.96.

McLean, C. P., Morris, S, H., Conklin, P., Jayawickreme, N., & Foa, E. B. : Trauma Characteristics and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Adolescents Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse Journal of Family Violence 29(5): 559-566, 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10896-014-9613-6.

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