Sarah Valentine, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Psychiatry

PhD, Suffolk University

Sarah Valentine is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at BUSM and Clinical Psychologist at BMC. She received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Suffolk University, and completed her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral research fellowship in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Valentine’s research focuses on the implementation of evidence-based treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and co-occurring disorders among underserved populations, including racial and ethnic minorities, immigrants and refugees, sexual orientation and gender minority populations, and criminal justice involved youth. Her clinical research projects focus on reducing health disparities through the development, implementation, and dissemination of treatments that dually address minority stress factors (e.g., discrimination, stigma, and access barriers) and mental health symptoms. Dr. Valentine recently received an NIMH-funded K23 grant that aims to optimize a brief cognitive behavioral therapy for PTSD for use in primary care.

An implementation science approach to optimizing evidence-based treatments for posttraumatic…
07/01/2018 - 06/30/2023 (PI)

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  1. Marques L, Valentine SE, Kaysen D, Mackintosh MA, Dixon De Silva LE, Ahles EM, Youn SJ, Shtasel DL, Simon NM, Wiltsey-Stirman S. Provider fidelity and modifications to cognitive processing therapy in a diverse community health clinic: Associations with clinical change. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2019 Apr; 87(4):357-369. PMID: 30883163.
  2. Valentine SE, Ahles EM, Dixon De Silva LE, Patrick KA, Baldwin M, Chablani-Medley A, Shtasel DL, Marques L. Community-Based Implementation of a Paraprofessional-Delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Program for Youth Involved with the Criminal Justice System. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2019; 30(2):841-865. PMID: 31130554.
  3. Youn SJ, Valentine SE, Patrick KA, Baldwin M, Chablani-Medley A, Aguilar Silvan Y, Shtasel DL, Marques L. Practical solutions for sustaining long-term academic-community partnerships. Psychotherapy (Chic). 2019 03; 56(1):115-125. PMID: 30475057.
  4. Valentine SE, Shipherd JC. A systematic review of social stress and mental health among transgender and gender non-conforming people in the United States. Clin Psychol Rev. 2018 12; 66:24-38.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29627104.
  5. Pantalone DW, Valentine SE, Woodward EN, O’Cleirigh C. Syndemic indicators predict poor medication adherence and increased health care utilization for urban HIV-Positive men who have sex with men. J Gay Lesb Ment Health. 2018; 22(1):71-87.
  6. Youn S, Valentine SE, Patrick KA, Baldwin M, Chablani-Medley A, Aguilar Silvan Y, Shtasel DL, Marques L. Practical solutions for sustaining long-term academic-community partnerships. Psychotherapy. 2018; [in press] doi: 10.1037/pst00.
  7. Pantalone DW, Valentine SE, Woodward EN, O'Cleirigh C. Syndemic Indicators Predict Poor Medication Adherence and Increased Health Care Utilization for Urban HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men. J Gay Lesbian Ment Health. 2018; 22(1):71-87. PMID: 30976378.
  8. Valentine SE, Peitzmeier SM, King DS, O'Cleirigh C, Marquez SM, Presley C, Potter J. Disparities in Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence Among Transgender/Gender Nonconforming and Sexual Minority Primary Care Patients. LGBT Health. 2017 Aug; 4(4):260-267. PMID: 28719246.
  9. Nobles CJ, Valentine SE, Zepeda ED, Ahles EM, Shtasel DL, Marques L. Usual Course of Treatment and Predictors of Treatment Utilization for Patients With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. J Clin Psychiatry. 2017 May; 78(5):e559-e566. PMID: 28570794.
  10. Pantalone DW, Valentine SE, Jackson MA, Andrasik MP, Simoni JM. Partner Abuse Among HIV-Positive Sexual Minority Men: "That Was All I Deserved . . ." Qual Health Res. 2017 Sep; 27(11):1713-1724. PMID: 28799477.
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