Emily Kline, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Emily Kline
85 E. Newton St


Dr. Kline is an assistant professor psychiatry at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and the Director of Psychological Services at the Wellness and Recovery After Psychosis Program at Boston Medical Center. She is a licensed psychologist trained in both child and adult intervention. She has published over 30 peer reviewed papers and several book chapters on early psychosis prediction, detection, diagnosis, and treatment.


  • University of Maryland, PhD
  • University of Maryland, MA
  • Haverford College, BA


  • Published on 9/8/2023

    Argote M, Sescousse G, Brunelin J, Baudin G, Schaub MP, Rabin R, Schnell T, Ringen PA, Andreassen OA, Addington JM, Brambilla P, Delvecchio G, Bechdolf A, Wobrock T, Schneider-Axmann T, Herzig D, Mohr C, Vila-Badia R, Rodie JU, Mallet J, Ricci V, Martinotti G, Knížková K, Rodriguez M, Cookey J, Tibbo P, Scheffler F, Asmal L, Garcia-Rizo C, Amoretti S, Huber C, Thibeau H, Kline E, Fakra E, Jardri R, Nourredine M, Rolland B. Association between cannabis use and symptom dimensions in schizophrenia spectrum disorders: an individual participant data meta-analysis on 3053 individuals. EClinicalMedicine. 2023 Oct; 64:102199. PMID: 37731936.

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  • Published on 1/14/2023

    Kline ER, Depestre S. Promoting implementation of deployment-ready psychosocial interventions. Schizophr Res. 2023 Feb; 252:146-147. PMID: 36645933.

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  • Published on 1/13/2023

    Davis BJ, Fenley A, Sanders A, Ipekci B, Thibeau H, Khan T, Shashidhar G, Keshavan M, Kline E. Development of the motivational interviewing for loved ones skills assessment (MILO-SA). Early Interv Psychiatry. 2023 Aug; 17(8):792-797. PMID: 36638835.

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  • Published on 1/9/2023

    Gouse BM, Kline ER. Clinical insights: Preventing psychosis treatment disengagement. Schizophr Res. 2023 Feb; 252:64-66. PMID: 36628870.

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  • Published on 12/6/2022

    Mathis WS, Ferrara M, Burke S, Hyun E, Li F, Zhou B, Cahill J, Kline ER, Keshavan MS, Srihari VH. Granular analysis of pathways to care and durations of untreated psychosis: A marginal delay model. PLoS One. 2022; 17(12):e0270234. PMID: 36472968.

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  • Published on 10/21/2022

    Kline ER, Thibeau H, Davis BJ, Fenley A, Sanders AS, Ipekci B, Oblath R, Yen S, Keshavan MS. Motivational interviewing for loved ones: Randomized controlled trial of brief training for first episode psychosis caregivers. Schizophr Res. 2022 Dec; 250:43-49. PMID: 36279833.

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  • Published on 6/17/2022

    Kline ER, Thibeau H, Sanders AS, Davis BJ, Fenley A, McIntyre T, English K, Keshavan MS. The School of Hard Talks: A telehealth parent training group for caregivers of adolescents and young adults. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2023 Mar; 17(3):244-251. PMID: 35715966.

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  • Published on 1/16/2022

    Kline ER, Ferrara M, Li F, D'Souza DC, Keshavan M, Srihari VH. Timing of cannabis exposure relative to prodrome and psychosis onset in a community-based first episode psychosis sample. J Psychiatr Res. 2022 03; 147:248-253. PMID: 35066293.

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  • Published on 1/4/2022

    Srihari VH, Ferrara M, Li F, Kline E, Gülöksüz S, Pollard JM, Cahill JD, Mathis WS, Yoviene Sykes L, Walsh BC, McDermott G, Seidman LJ, Gueorguieva R, Woods SW, Tek C, Keshavan MS. Reducing the Duration of Untreated Psychosis (DUP) in a US Community: A Quasi-Experimental Trial. Schizophr Bull Open. 2022 Jan; 3(1):sgab057. PMID: 35295656.

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  • Published on 9/16/2021

    Millman ZB, West ML, Thibeau H, Sanders AS, Guyer M, Keshavan M, Lilly M, Friedman-Yakoobian M, Woodberry KA, Johnson KA, Kline ER. Changes in community providers' screening behaviours, referral practices, and clinical confidence following participation in an early psychosis educational campaign. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2022 Jul; 16(7):744-751. PMID: 34532946.

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