Eric Zhou PhD

Eric Zhou, PhD

Clinical Psychologist;

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-632-6162
  • Fax: 617-632-2473

Medical Services


  • Sleep Disorders


  • Neurology


  • English


  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders Center
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Experience and Education


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  1. Zhou ES, Gardiner P, Bertisch SM. Integrative Medicine for Insomnia. Med Clin North Am. 2017 Sep; 101(5):865-879.
  2. Trudel-Fitzgerald C, Zhou ES, Poole EM, Zhang X, Michels KB, Eliassen AH, Chen WY, Holmes MD, Tworoger SS, Schernhammer ES. Sleep and survival among women with breast cancer: 30 years of follow-up within the Nurses' Health Study. Br J Cancer. 2017 Apr 25; 116(9):1239-1246.
  3. Zhou ES. Improving the Comprehensive Care of Patients With Hypersomnia Disorders: A Commentary on "Behavioral Sleep Medicine Services for Hypersomnia Disorders: A Survey Study". Behav Sleep Med. 2017 Mar-Apr; 15(2):85-86.
  4. Zhou ES, Partridge AH, Syrjala KL, Michaud AL, Recklitis CJ. Evaluation and treatment of insomnia in adult cancer survivorship programs. J Cancer Surviv. 2017 Feb; 11(1):74-79.
  5. Zhou ES, Bober SL, Nekhlyudov L, Hu JC, Kantoff PW, Recklitis CJ. Physical and emotional health information needs and preferences of long-term prostate cancer survivors. Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Dec; 99(12):2049-2054.
  6. Garland SN, Zhou ES, Gonzalez BD, Rodriguez N. The Quest for Mindful Sleep: A Critical Synthesis of the Impact of Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Insomnia. Curr Sleep Med Rep. 2016 Sep; 2(3):142-151.
  7. Zhou ES, Partridge AH, Blackmon JE, Morgan E, Recklitis CJ. A pilot videoconference group stress management program in cancer survivors: lessons learned. Rural Remote Health. 2016 Apr-Jun; 16(2):3863.
  8. Zhou ES, Vrooman LM, Manley PE, Crabtree VM, Recklitis CJ. Adapted Delivery of Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia in Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study. Behav Sleep Med. 2017 Jul-Aug; 15(4):288-301.
  9. Zhou ES, Partridge AH, Recklitis CJ. A pilot trial of brief group cognitive-behavioral treatment for insomnia in an adult cancer survivorship program. Psychooncology. 2017 Jun; 26(6):843-848.
  10. Zhou ES, Falk SJ, Bober SL. Managing premature menopause and sexual dysfunction. Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2015 Sep; 9(3):294-300.
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  12. Zhou ES, Manley PE, Marcus KJ, Recklitis CJ. Medical and Psychosocial Correlates of Insomnia Symptoms in Adult Survivors of Pediatric Brain Tumors. J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Jul; 41(6):623-30.
  13. Zhou ES, Nekhlyudov L, Bober SL. The primary health care physician and the cancer patient: tips and strategies for managing sexual health. Transl Androl Urol. 2015 Apr; 4(2):218-31.
  14. Benedict C, Dahn JR, Antoni MH, Traeger L, Kava B, Bustillo N, Zhou ES, Penedo FJ. Positive and negative mood in men with advanced prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: considering the role of social support and stress. Psychooncology. 2015 Aug; 24(8):932-9.
  15. Zhou ES, Hu JC, Kantoff PW, Recklitis CJ. Identifying suicidal symptoms in prostate cancer survivors using brief self-report. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Mar; 9(1):59-67.
  16. Benedict C, Traeger L, Dahn JR, Antoni M, Zhou ES, Bustillo N, Penedo FJ. Sexual bother in men with advanced prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapy. J Sex Med. 2014 Oct; 11(10):2571-80.
  17. Recklitis CJ, Zhou ES, Zwemer EK, Hu JC, Kantoff PW. Suicidal ideation in prostate cancer survivors: understanding the role of physical and psychological health outcomes. Cancer. 2014 Nov 01; 120(21):3393-400.
  18. Zhou ES, Recklitis CJ. Insomnia in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from project REACH. Support Care Cancer. 2014 Nov; 22(11):3061-9.
  19. Varela VS, Zhou ES, Bober SL. Foreword. Curr Probl Cancer. 2013 Nov-Dec; 37(6):318.
  20. Sanchez Varela V, Zhou ES, Bober SL. Management of sexual problems in cancer patients and survivors. Curr Probl Cancer. 2013 Nov-Dec; 37(6):319-52.
  21. Bober SL, Zhou ES, Chen B, Manley PE, Kenney LB, Recklitis CJ. Sexual function in childhood cancer survivors: a report from Project REACH. J Sex Med. 2013 Aug; 10(8):2084-93.
  22. Zhou ES, Dunsiger SI, Pinto BM. Proactive versus reactive recruitment to a physical activity intervention for breast cancer survivors: does it matter? Clin Trials. 2013 Aug; 10(4):587-92.
  23. Penedo FJ, Benedict C, Zhou ES, Rasheed M, Traeger L, Kava BR, Soloway M, Czaja S, Antoni MH. Association of stress management skills and perceived stress with physical and emotional well-being among advanced prostrate cancer survivors following androgen deprivation treatment. J Clin Psychol Med Settings. 2013 Mar; 20(1):25-32.
  24. Zhou ES, Kim Y, Rasheed M, Benedict C, Bustillo NE, Soloway M, Kava BR, Penedo FJ. Marital satisfaction of advanced prostate cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers: the dyadic effects of physical and mental health. Psychooncology. 2011 Dec; 20(12):1353-7.
  25. Zhou ES, Penedo FJ, Bustillo NE, Benedict C, Rasheed M, Lechner S, Soloway M, Kava BR, Schneiderman N, Antoni MH. Longitudinal effects of social support and adaptive coping on the emotional well-being of survivors of localized prostate cancer. J Support Oncol. 2010 Sep-Oct; 8(5):196-201.
  26. Zhou ES, Penedo FJ, Lewis JE, Rasheed M, Traeger L, Lechner S, Soloway M, Kava BR, Antoni MH. Perceived stress mediates the effects of social support on health-related quality of life among men treated for localized prostate cancer. J Psychosom Res. 2010 Dec; 69(6):587-90.
  27. Kim Y, Carver CS, Spillers RL, Crammer C, Zhou ES. Individual and dyadic relations between spiritual well-being and quality of life among cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers. Psychooncology. 2011 Jul; 20(7):762-70.
  28. Miller GE, Chen E, Zhou ES. If it goes up, must it come down? Chronic stress and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis in humans. Psychol Bull. 2007 Jan; 133(1):25-45.
  29. Virji-Babul N, Kerns K, Zhou E, Kapur A, Shiffrar M. Perceptual-motor deficits in children with Down syndrome: implications for intervention. Downs Syndr Res Pract. 2006 Jul; 10(2):74-82.
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