Risa B. Weisberg, PhD - ADAA Board Treasurer

Assistant Chief of Psychology, VA Boston Healthcare System
Training Director, VA Boston Healthcare System Clinical Psychology Internship Program
Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Family Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Dr. Weisberg’s research and clinical interests center on primary care-behavioral health integration. She conducts research on means to implement evidence-based practice for common mental and behavioral health problems, including anxiety and depression, chronic pain, opiate misuse, HIV, and sexual health problems, in primary care practices and other medical settings. She is a committed mentor, assisting in the development of clinical research skills in psychology interns and postdoctoral fellows. Dr. Weisberg’s work across the domains of training, supervising, treating patients, and conducting research, is guided by her desire to increase accessibility to evidence-based behavioral health treatments.

Dr. Weisberg has been a member of ADAA since 2002 and is currently ADAA's Board Treasurer.