Dimitris N. Kiosses

Cornell University, USA

Dr. Kiosses is an Associate Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and has been working at the Weill-Cornell Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research (ACISR) since 1997. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Adelphi University and completed a Research Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry supported by the National Institute of Mental Health. Dr. Kiosses is a licensed psychologist and has been trained in Cognitive Therapy at the Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research. He is also certified in Problem Solving Therapy and Supportive Psychotherapy. Dr. Kiosses' research focuses on geriatric depression complicated by cognitive impairment and disability and on the development of psychotherapies for this population. He has received grants from the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD), the Cornell Wright Center for Aging Research and Clinical Care, and the Mental Health Initiative (MINT) Foundation. In April 2011, he received a 5-year award from the National Institute of Mental Health to test Problem Adaptation Therapy (PATH), a new home-based intervention for depressed elders with advanced cognitive impairment and disability.

Biography Updated on 15 August 2011

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