Kristen Woodberry, M.S.W., Ph.D.

Kristin Woodberry, M.S.W., Ph. D.


Dr. Woodberry is an individual and family clinician with the CEDAR clinic.

Clinical Interests: Dr. Woodberry is a licensed clinical social worker with a Ph.D. in psychology and over 17 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and families. Her primary focus has been working with adolescents and young adults at risk for, or in the early stages of, major mental illness. She was one of the founding clinicians of the Portland Identification and Early Referral (PIER) program in Portland Maine prior to pursuing her doctorate in psychology. She brings to CEDAR clinical expertise in Cognitive Behavior, Dialectical Behavior, and Multifamily Psychoeductional Group Therapies.

Academic: Dr. Woodberry obtained her MSW from Simmons College School of Social Work and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Harvard University. She is a research fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School with a primary interest in cognitive development during the prodrome to schizophrenia and the interaction of vulnerability and stress in the risk, onset, and prevention of major mental illness. She has published a number of papers and chapters on adolescent risk and family-based treatments.