Barbara Kohlenberg Ph.D.: Biography/Education


Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


  • Undergraduate: Claremont Colleges


Dr. Barbara Kohlenberg is a psychologist in Reno. She is a professor at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry.

She is a clinical psychology graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno. Dr. Kohlenberg is co-investigator on a research team that was awarded a Federal grant to study suicide attempts.

Her interests include functional analytic psychotherapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, relationship-focused and acceptance-based therapy, stigma, shame, intimacy, trauma, addiction, values and interpersonal problems.

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