Denise M. Sloan, PhD
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Psychiatry

PhD, Case Western Reserve University
MA, Case Western Reserve University

Denise M. Sloan, Ph.D. is a psychologist and Associate Director in the Behavioral Science Division, National Center for PTSD. She is also a Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine.

Her research expertise is in psychosocial treatments for PTSD and emotion in psychopathology. She has received funding from her work from several organizations, including the National Institute for Mental Health and Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr. Sloan is a member of several editorial boards including Behavior Therapy, Behaviour Research and Therapy, and Journal of Abnormal Psychology.

VA Boston Healthcare System

2017 Toy Caldwell-Colbert Award for Distinguished Educator in Clinical Psychology
2015 International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies: Distinguished Mentor Award

Written exposure therapy for PTSD: A randomized noninferiority trial
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Mental Health

Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Daniel Lee
10/01/2015 - 06/30/2016 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Personnel Agreement for Jenny Lee
11/04/2014 - 06/30/2016 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial
09/15/2012 - 06/30/2016 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Mental Health

Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2016 Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial 4R01MH095737-05 9
2016 Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans 5I01CX000467-05 3
2015 Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial 5R01MH095737-04 9
2015 Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans 5I01CX000467-04 3
2014 Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial 5R01MH095737-03 9
2014 Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans 5I01CX000467-03 3
2013 Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial 5R01MH095737-02 9
2013 Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans 5I01CX000467-02 3
2012 Written Exposure Therapy for PTSD: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial 1R01MH095737-01A1 9
2012 Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans 1I01CX000467-01A1 3
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  1. Sloan DM, Unger W, Lee DJ, Beck JG. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Group Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Veterans Diagnosed With Chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. J Trauma Stress. 2018 Dec; 31(6):886-898. PMID: 30499227.
  2. Thompson-Hollands J, Marx BP, Lee DJ, Resick PA, Sloan DM. Long-term treatment gains of a brief exposure-based treatment for PTSD. Depress Anxiety. 2018 10; 35(10):985-991.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30144228.
  3. Lee DJ, Bovin MJ, Weathers FW, Palmieri PA, Schnurr PP, Sloan DM, Keane TM, Marx BP. Latent factor structure of DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder: Evaluation of method variance and construct validity of novel symptom clusters. Psychol Assess. 2019 Jan; 31(1):46-58.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30113182.
  4. Moshier SJ, Bovin MJ, Gay NG, Wisco BE, Mitchell KS, Lee DJ, Sloan DM, Weathers FW, Schnurr PP, Keane TM, Marx BP. Examination of posttraumatic stress disorder symptom networks using clinician-rated and patient-rated data. J Abnorm Psychol. 2018 Aug; 127(6):541-547.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30102064.
  5. Lee DJ, Thompson-Hollands J, Strage MF, Marx BP, Unger W, Beck JG, Sloan DM. Latent Factor Structure and Construct Validity of the Cognitive Emotion Regulation Questionnaire-Short Form Among Two PTSD Samples. Assessment. 2018 Jul 25; 1073191118791301.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30043646.
  6. Sloan DM, Marx BP, Lee DJ. Written Exposure Therapy vs Cognitive Processing Therapy-Reply. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Jul 01; 75(7):758-759.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29801048.
  7. Lee DJ, Kearns JC, Wisco BE, Green JD, Gradus JL, Sloan DM, Nock MK, Rosen RC, Keane TM, Marx BP. A longitudinal study of risk factors for suicide attempts among Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans. Depress Anxiety. 2018 07; 35(7):609-618.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29637667.
  8. Thompson-Hollands J, Litwack SD, Ryabchenko KA, Niles BL, Beck JG, Unger W, Sloan DM. Alliance across group treatment for veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: The role of interpersonal trauma and treatment type. Group Dyn. 2018 Mar; 22(1):1-15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29755256.
  9. Sloan DM, Marx BP, Lee DJ, Resick PA. A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Mar 01; 75(3):233-239.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29344631.
  10. Sloan DM, Marx BP. Maximizing outcomes associated with expressive writing. Clinical Psychology Science and Practice. 2018; 25(2):e12231. View Publication
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Psychosocial interventions for PTSD
Emotion Regulation and Psychopathology
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