Clinical Supervisor (Licensed Psychologist)
Michael J. Constantino, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he directs his Psychotherapy Research Lab, teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on theories and techniques of psychotherapy, and supervises clinicians-in-training. Dr. Constantino’s primary scientific contributions include: (1) the investigation of patient, therapist, and relational processes that influence psychosocial treatments, (2) the development and testing of effective therapeutic interventions that address pantheoretical principles of clinical change, (3) the conduct of effectiveness research in psychotherapy training clinics, and (4) the interface of social and clinical psychology in the service of establishing clinical practice guidelines. Dr. Constantino has published both theoretical and empirical work in leading journals and books in the field, and he has received both internal and external grant support for his research. Among other positions served and honors received, Dr. Constantino is currently the President of the North American Society for Psychotherapy Research. He also maintains a small private psychotherapy practice with adult outpatients.