Tara Galovski, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Psychiatry

PhD, State University of New York at Albany
MA, State University of New York at Albany




Tara Galovski, PhD, Director of the Women’s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD at the VA Boston Healthcare System, has joined the faculty as associate professor of psychiatry.

Dr. Galovski is a researcher in the field of trauma recovery. She focuses on the development and testing of Cognitive Processing Therapy for survivors of interpersonal assault, combat, community violence and motor vehicle accidents suffering from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In her work with civilians, veterans and law enforcement, she has investigated the impact of gender differences, chronicity of trauma, type of trauma and the presence of comorbid psychiatric disorders on the development and maintenance of PTSD as well as the recovery from PTSD. Her research interests also include studying the presentation and expression of anger and health-related consequences of stress and anxiety.

Dr. Galovski received her undergraduate degree from University of Rochester and received her doctorate in clinical psychology from SUNY-Albany. Her residency was completed at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She joined the faculty of the University of Missouri- St. Louis before coming to BUSM. She holds numerous roles on journal editorial boards and professional societies.

VA Boston Healthcare System




Women Veterans Network (WoVeN): A Peer Support Network to Enhance Wellness, Relationships, Community
06/01/2018 - 05/31/2020 (PI)
Walmart Foundation


Women Veterans Network: Training Peer Trainers to Advance Reach, Sustainability
01/01/2019 - 12/31/2019 (PI)
Oak Foundation


Women Veterans Network (WoVeN): A Peer Support Network to Enhance Wellness, Relationships, Community
03/01/2017 - 10/31/2019 (PI)
Walmart Foundation




Title
Improving Effectiveness: Treatment Outcome Research
Sleep-Directed Hyponosis as a Complement to CPT in Treating PTSD
Success and challenges of Implementing Cognitive Processing Therapy with a Diverse Offender Population
Understanding Reactions to Events in Ferguson
Women Veterans Network (WoVeN): A Peer Support Network to Enhance


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  1. Arditte Hall KA, Werner KB, Griffin MG, Galovski TE. The effects of cognitive processing therapy + hypnosis on objective sleep quality in women with posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Sep 10. PMID: 32915043
     
  2. Moring JC, Dondanville KA, Fina BA, Hassija C, Chard K, Monson C, LoSavio ST, Wells SY, Morland LA, Kaysen D, Galovski TE, Resick PA. Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder via Telehealth: Practical Considerations During the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Trauma Stress. 2020 May 13. PMID: 32400911
     
  3. Werner KB, Arditte Hall KA, Griffin MG, Galovski TE. Predicting Attentional Impairment in Women With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Using Self-Reported and Objective Measures of Sleep. J Clin Sleep Med. 2019 09 15; 15(9):1329-1336. PMID: 31538604
     
  4. Werner KB, Arditte Hall KA, Griffin MG, Galovski TE. Predicting Attentional Impairment in Women With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Using Self-Reported and Objective Measures of Sleep. J Clin Sleep Med. 2019 Aug 20. PMID: 31482800
     
  5. Iverson KM, Dardis CM, Grillo AR, Galovski TE, Pogoda TK. Associations between traumatic brain injury from intimate partner violence and future psychosocial health risks in women. Compr Psychiatry. 2019 07; 92:13-21.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31203176
     
  6. Arditte Hall KA, Davison EH, Galovski TE, Vasterling JJ, Pineles SL. Associations Between Trauma-Related Rumination and Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress and Depression in Treatment-Seeking Female Veterans. J Trauma Stress. 2019 Apr; 32(2):260-268.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31009555
     
  7. Feingold ZR, Fox AB, Galovski TE. Effectiveness of evidence-based psychotherapy for posttraumatic distress within a jail diversion program. Psychol Serv. 2018 Nov; 15(4):409-418. PMID: 30382736
     
  8. Galovski TE, Peterson ZD, Fox-Galalis A. Trajectories of Posttraumatic Stress and Depression in Police and Community Members Following the Violence during Civil Unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Am J Community Psychol. 2018 12; 62(3-4):433-448. PMID: 30222868
     
  9. Strasshofer DR, Peterson ZD, Beagley MC, Galovski TE. Investigating the relationship between posttraumatic stress symptoms and posttraumatic growth following community violence: The role of anger. Psychol Trauma. 2018 Sep; 10(5):515-522. PMID: 28981311
     
  10. Gutner CA, Galovski T, Bovin MJ, Schnurr PP. Emergence of Transdiagnostic Treatments for PTSD and Posttraumatic Distress. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2016 Oct; 18(10):95.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27604362; DOI: 10.1007/s11920-016-0734-x;
     
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