Center for Addiction Medicine

Brandon G. Bergman, Ph.D.

Brandon G. Bergman, Ph.D., Research Scientist

Associate Director, Research Recovery Institute; Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Bergman is a research scientist in the Recovery Research Institute (RRI) within CAM, and a licensed staff psychologist in the hospital’s Addiction Recovery Management Service (ARMS), where he treats adolescents and young adults with substance use disorders (SUD). He also serves nationally as the secretary for Division 50 of the American Psychological Association (Addiction Psychology). Dr. Bergman’s research interests include treatment/recovery among young adults with co-occurring SUD and psychiatric disorders as well as community-based mutual-help organizations. His work has been recognized by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA), and by an MGH/HMS institutional award. Dr. Bergman received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL, including a pre-doctoral clinical internship in the MGH/HMS Department of Psychiatry. He completed a combined clinical/research post-doctoral fellowship at ARMS and CAM in 2014.