Jillian P. Scott, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Jillian Scott
150 S Huntington Avenue


Jill Panuzio Scott, Ph.D. is the Clinical Director of the Center for Returning Veterans at the VA Boston Healthcare System and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. In these roles, she delivers empirically based psychological assessment and treatment to previously deployed veterans, provides supervision to psychology trainees, and maintains involvement in ongoing research. Dr. Scott received her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2011. She completed a clinical internship at the Boston Consortium in Clinical Psychology and a postdoctoral fellowship at the National Center for Post traumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System. Her research and clinical interests include enhancing motivation for and engagement in mental health treatment, empirically supported assessment and treatment for veterans with dual diagnoses, and psychopathology-based risk factors for aggressive behavior.

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • University of Nebraska, PhD
  • University of Nebraska, MA
  • Boston University, BA


  • Published on 7/22/2015

    Taft CT, Weatherill RP, Scott JP, Thomas SA, Kang HK, Eckhardt CI. Social Information Processing in Anger Expression and Partner Violence in Returning U.S. Veterans. J Trauma Stress. 2015 Aug; 28(4):314-21. PMID: 26201304.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/30/2013

    LaMotte AD, Taft CT, Weatherill RP, Scott JP, Eckhardt CI. Examining intimate partner aggression assessment among returning veterans and their partners. Psychol Assess. 2014 Mar; 26(1):8-15. PMID: 24079959.

    Read at: PubMed

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