Dr. Anna Remen received her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed her internship at the University of North Carolina Medical Center in Chapel Hill. For over a decade, Anna Remen has specialized in providing mindfulness based cognitive behavioral therapies for adults. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Behavioral Research and Treatment Program, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center. She is intensively trained in dialectical behavior therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy.
Anna was associate clinical professor of psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, before coming to western Massachusetts. Currently, she coordinates the adult dialectical behavior therapy program at ServiceNet, Inc. and co-owns Valley DBT & CBT, an independent practice that specializes in empirically supported psychotherapies. Both are located in Northampton, MA.
Anna is interested in studying treatment outcomes in outpatient mental health settings. Her recent publications include articles on the effect of training psychotherapist in therapeutic alliance strategies and testing a novel psychodynamic psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder and substance dependence. She is a passionate clinical supervisor and instructor who has received recognition and awards for her teaching, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.