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Kathleen Carroll Ph.D., is the Albert E. Kent Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. Her work focuses on the development, dissemination and validation of evidence-based treatments for addiction. A summa cum laude graduate of Duke University, she is Principal Investigator of the Center for Psychotherapy Development at Yale, NIDA’s only Center focusing on behavioral therapies development, now entering its 21st year. The author of over 300 peer reviewed articles, chapters and books, her contributions include (1) documenting the efficacy and delayed emergence of effects of CBT, (2) highlighting the importance of behavioral platforms for pharmacotherapy trials, and (3) establishing the efficacy, durability, and specificity of computer- assisted training in CBT.