New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical College
Bellevue Hospital Center / NYU Langone Medical Center
Yale Center of Eating and Weight Disorders
Yale Psychological Services Clinic
Yale University School of Medicine, Child Study Center
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinical Psychologist # 014063, New York State
Appointments / Affiliations
Senior Psychologist, Columbia University Counseling and Psychological Services
Research Scientist, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry
Supervisor, Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program, The City College of New York
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry), Columbia University
Clinical Supervisor and National Project Manager, National Institute of Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Research Program Director, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Department of Psychiatry, Women’s Health Project Treatment and Research Center
Hien, D.A., Litt, L.C., Cohen, L.R., Miele, G.M., & Campbell, A.N. (2009). Trauma Services for Women in Substance Abuse Treatment: An Integrated Approach. New York, NY: American Psychological Association Press.
Cloitre, M., Cohen, L.R., & Koenan, K. (2006) Treating Survivors of Childhood Abuse: Psychotherapy for the Interrupted Life. New York: Guilford Press.
Published Articles (Selected)
Killeen, T., Brewerton, T. D., Campbell, A., Cohen, L. R., & Hien, D. A. (2015), Exploring the relationship between eating disorder symptoms and substance use severity in women with comorbid PTSD and substance use disorders. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 41, 547-552.
Hien, D.A, Levin, F., Ruglass, L. M., Casro-Lopez, T., Hu, M., Cohen, L., et al. (2015) Combining Seeking Safety with sertraline for posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol use disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 83(2), 359-369.
Cohen, L. R., Field, C., Campbell, A.N., & Hien, D.A. (2013). Intimate Partner Violence Outcomes in Women with PTSD and Substance Use: A Secondary Analysis of NIDA Clinical Trials Network “Women and Trauma.” Multi-Site Study. Addictive Behaviors, 38(7), 2325-2332.
Cohen, L.R., Greenfield, S.G., Gordon, S., Killeen, T., Jiang, H., Zhang Y., et al.
(2010). Survey of Eating Disorder Symptoms among Women in Treatment for
Substance Abuse. The American Journal on Addictions,19(3), 245-251.
Hien, D.A., Cohen, L.R., Caldeira, N.A., Flom, P., & Wasserman, G. (2010). Depression and anger as risk factors underlying the relationship between maternal substance involvement and child abuse potential. Child Abuse & Neglect, 34, 105-113.
Cohen L.R., Tross, S., Palicova, M., Hu, M., Campell, A.N., Nunes, E. (2009). Substance use, childhood sexual abuse and sexual risk behavior among women in methadone treatment. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 35(5), 305-310..
Hien, D.A., Jiang, H., Campbell, A.N., Cohen, L.R., Miele, G.M., Killeen, T., et al. (2009). Multi-site randomized trial of behavioral interventions for women with co-occurring PTSD and substance use disorders. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77, 607-619.
Tross, S., Campbell, A.N., Cohen, L.R., Calsyn, D., Pavlicova, M., Miele, G. M. et al. (2008) Effectiveness of HIV/STD sexual risk reduction groups for women in substance abuse treatment programs: Results of a NIDA clinical Trials Network Trial. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 18, 1-9.
Cohen, L.R., Hien, D.A., & Batchelder, S. (2008). The impact of cumulative maternal trauma and diagnosis on parenting. Child Maltreatment, 13(1), 27-38.
Cohen, L.R., & Hien, D.A. (2006). Treatment outcomes for substance abusing women with PTSD and complex trauma. Psychiatric Services, 57, 100-106.
Hien, D.A., Cohen, L.R., & Campbell, A. (2005). Is traumatic stress a vulnerability factor for development of substance use disorders in women? In M. Zvolensky (Ed.) Role of anxiety and stress-related vulnerability in drug related problems: Bi-directional influences, mechanisms, and specialized intervention." Special Issue of Clinical Psychology Review, 25, 813-823.
Hien, D.A., Cohen, L.R., Litt, L., Miele, G.M., & Capstick, C. (2004). Promising empirically supported treatments for substance-using women with PTSD: A randomized clinical trial comparing Seeking-Safety with Relapse Prevention. American Journal of Psychiatry, 161, 1426-1432.
Cloitre, M., Koenan, K.C., Cohen, L.R., & Han, H. (2002) Skills training in affective and interpersonal regulation followed by exposure: A phase-based treatment for PTSD related to childhood abuse. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 70(5), 1067-1074.
Cloitre, M., Cohen, L.R., & Scarvalone, P. (2002) Understanding revicitmization among childhood sexual abuse survivors: An interpersonal schema approach. Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 16(1), 91-112.
Wilfley, D.E., Welch, R.R., Stein, R., Borman-Spurrell, E., Cohen, L.R., Saelens, B., et al. (2002) A randomized comparison of group cognitive-behavioral therapy and group interpersonal therapy for binge-eating disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry, 59(8), 713-721.
Cloitre, M., Cohen, L.R., Edelman, R., & Han, H. (2001). Posttraumatic stress disorder and extent of trauma exposure as correlates of medical problems and perceived health among women with childhood abuse. Women and Health, 34, 1-17.
Baker, C., Carter, A., Cohen, L.R., & Brownell, K.D. (1999). Eating attitudes and behaviors in pregnancy and postpartum: Global stability versus specific transitions. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 21, 1-6.
Wilfley, D.E., & Cohen, L.R. (1997). Psychological treatment of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Psychopharmacology Bulletin, 33, 437-454.