VISN 1 Staff: Steve Martino, Ph.D.
Steve Martino, Ph.D.
Dr. Steve Martino received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from DePaul University in 1990. He is a Professor of Psychiatry within the Psychology Section at the Yale University School of Medicine and Chief of the Psychology Service at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. He specializes in the treatment of addictive disorders and of individuals diagnosed with co-occurring psychiatric problems, with specific interests in motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, group work, use of brief interventions in medical settings, and clinical supervision. His current research focuses on strategies for disseminating and implementing empirically supported treatments in community treatment programs and primary care settings.