Brian P. Marx, PhD

Professor, Psychiatry

Brian Marx
857.364.6071
150 S Huntington Avenue

Biography

Dr. Marx is a Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine and staff psychologist at the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System. Dr. Marx graduated with Honors in Psychology from Boston University in 1989. He completed his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Mississippi in 1996. Dr. Marx is an expert in behavior therapy, PTSD assessment, and the effects of trauma. He serves on the editorial board of several scientific journals and has served as a grant reviewer for the National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs.

Dr. Marx’s research interests include the association between PTSD and functional impairment, PTSD and memory, identifying risk factors for posttraumatic difficulties and developing brief, efficacious treatments for PTSD. Currently, his research is funded by the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs.

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System

Education

  • University of Mississippi, PhD
  • Boston University, BS

Publications

  • Published on 10/8/2018

    Kleiman SE, Bovin MJ, Black SK, Rodriguez P, Brown LG, Brown ME, Lunney CA, Weathers FW, Schnurr PP, Spira J, Keane TM, Marx BP. Psychometric properties of a brief measure of posttraumatic stress disorder-related impairment: The Brief Inventory of Psychosocial Functioning. Psychol Serv. 2018 Oct 08. PMID: 30299150.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/24/2018

    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 Oct; 35(10):985-991. PMID: 30144228.

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  • Published on 8/16/2018

    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. 2018 Aug 16. PMID: 30113182.

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  • Published on 8/1/2018

    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. PMID: 30102064.

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  • Published on 7/25/2018

    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. PMID: 30043646.

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  • Published on 7/1/2018

    Sloan DM, Marx BP, Lee DJ. Written Exposure Therapy vs Cognitive Processing Therapy-Reply. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Jul 01; 75(7):758-759. PMID: 29801048.

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  • Published on 5/1/2018

    Bovin MJ, Black SK, Rodriguez P, Lunney CA, Kleiman SE, Weathers FW, Schnurr PP, Spira J, Keane TM, Marx BP. Development and validation of a measure of PTSD-related psychosocial functional impairment: The Inventory of Psychosocial Functioning. Psychol Serv. 2018 May; 15(2):216-229. PMID: 29723024.

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  • Published on 5/1/2018

    Meyer EC, Konecky B, Kimbrel NA, DeBeer BB, Marx BP, Schumm J, Penk WE, Gulliver SB, Morissette SB. Gender differences in associations between DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder symptom clusters and functional impairment in war veterans. Psychol Serv. 2018 May; 15(2):230-237. PMID: 29723025.

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  • Published on 4/17/2018

    Sripada RK, Hannemann CM, Schnurr PP, Marx BP, Pollack SJ, McCarthy JF. Mental Health Service Utilization before and after Receipt of a Service-Connected Disability Award for PTSD: Findings from a National Sample. Health Serv Res. 2018 Apr 17. PMID: 29667171.

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  • Published on 4/10/2018

    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. PMID: 29637667.

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