Molly Benson PhD

Molly A. Benson, PhD

Assistant in Psychology

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

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Medical Services


  • Psychiatry


  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychosocial Treatment Clinic
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Experience and Education


Colgate University, 1996

Hamilton, NY

Clinical Psychology

University of Vermont, 2003

Burlington, VT


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Ellis BH, Lankau EW, Ao T, Benson MA, Miller AB, Shetty S, Lopes Cardozo B, Geltman PL, Cochran J. Understanding Bhutanese refugee suicide through the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior. Am J Orthopsychiatry. 2015 Jan; 85(1):43-55.
  2. Howell KH, Kaplow JB, Layne CM, Benson MA, Compas BE, Katalinski R, Pasalic H, Bosankic N, Pynoos R. Predicting adolescent posttraumatic stress in the aftermath of war: differential effects of coping strategies across trauma reminder, loss reminder, and family conflict domains. Anxiety Stress Coping. 2015; 28(1):88-104.
  3. Ellis BH, Lincoln AK, Charney ME, Ford-Paz R, Benson M, Strunin L. Mental health service utilization of Somali adolescents: religion, community, and school as gateways to healing. Transcult Psychiatry. 2010 Nov; 47(5):789-811.
  4. Jaser SS, Langrock AM, Keller G, Merchant MJ, Benson MA, Reeslund K, Champion JE, Compas BE. Coping with the stress of parental depression II: adolescent and parent reports of coping and adjustment. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2005 Mar; 34(1):193-205.
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