Barbara Wolfsdorf Kamholz, PhD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry

(617) 638-4934
150 S Huntington Avenue

Biography

Dr. Kamholz is a Behavioral and Cognitive Psychologist, Associate Director of Outpatient Mental Health Services at VA Boston Healthcare System and Director of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Education for BMC’s Psychiatry Residency Training. She is nationally recognized for her well funded work in CBT practice and Education. Dr. Kamholz serves as Associate Editor of the journal, Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, Coordinator for Convention and Education Issues for the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, and Chair for the Professional Development Subcommittee of the Convention Committee for the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System

Education

  • University of Miami, PhD
  • University of Miami, MS
  • University of Maryland, BA

Publications

  • Published on 6/6/2017

    Kamholz BW, Lawrence AE, Liverant GI, Black SK, Hill JM. Results from the Field: Development and Evaluation of a Psychiatry Residency Training Rotation in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies. Acad Psychiatry. 2017 Jun 06. PMID: 28589328.

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  • Published on 3/1/2017

    Baranczuk U, Zawadzki B, Kamholz BW, Hayes AM, Lawrence A. Psychometric properties of a Polish version of the Inventory of Cognitive Affect Regulation Strategies (ICARUS). Psychol Assess. 2017 Mar; 29(3):e1-e12. PMID: 28263646.

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  • Published on 6/3/2015

    Kimbrel NA, Flynn EJ, Carpenter GS, Cammarata CM, Leto F, Ostiguy WJ, Kamholz BW, Zimering RT, Gulliver SB. Internal consistency, test-retest reliability, and predictive validity for a Likert-based version of the Sources of occupational stress-14 (SOOS-14) scale. Psychiatry Res. 2015 Aug 30; 228(3):961-2. PMID: 26073282.

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  • Published on 3/1/2015

    Carpenter GS, Carpenter TP, Kimbrel NA, Flynn EJ, Pennington ML, Cammarata C, Zimering RT, Kamholz BW, Gulliver SB. Social support, stress, and suicidal ideation in professional firefighters. Am J Health Behav. 2015 Mar; 39(2):191-6. PMID: 25564831.

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  • Published on 2/13/2014

    Liverant GI, Sloan DM, Pizzagalli DA, Harte CB, Kamholz BW, Rosebrock LE, Cohen AL, Fava M, Kaplan GB. Associations among smoking, anhedonia, and reward learning in depression. Behav Ther. 2014 Sep; 45(5):651-63. PMID: 25022776.

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  • Published on 8/30/2013

    Ciraulo DA, Barlow DH, Gulliver SB, Farchione T, Morissette SB, Kamholz BW, Eisenmenger K, Brown B, Devine E, Brown TA, Knapp CM. The effects of venlafaxine and cognitive behavioral therapy alone and combined in the treatment of co-morbid alcohol use-anxiety disorders. Behav Res Ther. 2013 Nov; 51(11):729-35. PMID: 24055681.

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  • Published on 8/1/2013

    Harte CB, Liverant GI, Sloan DM, Kamholz BW, Rosebrock LE, Fava M, Kaplan GB. Association between smoking and heart rate variability among individuals with depression. Ann Behav Med. 2013 Aug; 46(1):73-80. PMID: 23436273.

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  • Published on 9/27/2012

    VanderVeen JW, Gulliver SB, Morissette SB, Kruse MI, Kamholz BW, Zimering RT, Knight J, Keane TM. Differences in drinking patterns, occupational stress, and exposure to potentially traumatic events among firefighters: predictors of smoking relapse. Am J Addict. 2012 Nov-Dec; 21(6):550-4. PMID: 23082834.

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  • Published on 6/11/2012

    Morissette SB, Gulliver SB, Kamholz BW, Spiegel DA, Tiffany ST, Barlow DH. Transdermal nicotine during cue reactivity in adult smokers with and without anxiety disorders. Psychol Addict Behav. 2012 Sep; 26(3):507-18. PMID: 22686966.

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  • Published on 2/17/2012

    Ahnallen CG, Liverant GI, Gregor KL, Kamholz BW, Levitt JJ, Gulliver SB, Pizzagalli DA, Koneru VK, Kaplan GB. The relationship between reward-based learning and nicotine dependence in smokers with schizophrenia. Psychiatry Res. 2012 Mar 30; 196(1):9-14. PMID: 22342123.

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