Jacob Ham, PhD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Psychiatry
Dr. Ham is a clinical psychologist and Director of the Center for Child Trauma and Resilience. He spends much of his time training and consulting others in treating and working with children, families and adults who have experienced family trauma. He also provides psychotherapy through his faculty practice and collaborates on research in child traumatic stress and psychotherapy.
Internship, Child Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Child Development, Childrens Hospital of Boston
Sackler Foundation Scholarship for Research in Psychobiology
Dr. Ham primarily studies various aspects of child trauma, including genetic factors, psychophysiologic correlates, treatment development, and treatment dissemination. He also studies more general psychotherapy processes such as factors impacting therapeutic alliance.