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Dr. Kline is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Boston University School of Medicine and the Director of Psychological Services in the Wellness and Recovery After Psychosis (WRAP) Program at Boston Medical Center. She is an expert in adolescent and young adult development, emerging psychotic disorders, and serious mental illness. She has published over 40 peer reviewed papers and several book chapters on psychosis prediction, detection, diagnosis, and treatment. Her current research focuses on improving communication between parents and youth and increasing access to high quality mental health treatment for young people in distress.

  • Education

    MA Human Services Psychology, Child Clinical Concentration, University of Maryland Baltimore County (2012)
    PhD Human Services Psychology, Child Clinical Concentration, University of Maryland Baltimore County (2015)

  • Residencies

    Clinical Psychology Internship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School (2014-2015)
    Early Psychosis Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School (2015-2016)

  • Board Certifications

    Licensed Psychologist – Commonwealth of Massachusetts (2016-present)

  • Special Interests

    Psychotic Disorders, First Episode Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Substance Use Disorders, Adolescents, Young Adults

  • Research

    Early Intervention in Psychosis, Motivational Interviewing, Treatment Adherence, Family Education, Developmental Psychopathology, Clinical Trials, Implementation Science, Mental Health Services Research

  • Location

    850 Harrison Ave.
    Dowling Building, 8th floor
    Boston, MA 02118

  • Pronouns

    She/Her

My Affiliations

Boston University

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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