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Bretton A. Mulder, PsyD

  • Director of Teen and Adult Programs, Massachusetts General Hospital/Aspire
  • Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School
  • Psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

781-860-1700

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Overview

Dr. Mulder is the Director of Teen and Adult Program at MGH/Aspire.  He oversees programming and research at Aspire for adolescents and adults with high cognitive autism spectrum disorders and related profiles.  He also provides consultation and training to schools, employers and clinicians.  He is also a psychologist at the Lurie Center of MGH and provides individual psychotherapy to children, adolescents and adults.   

Departments

Psychiatry

Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Asperger syndrome
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
Medical Education
  • PsyD, Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology
  • Fellowship, Danielsen Institute Boston University|Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Locations
  • Lexington: Lurie Center for Autism
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Behavioral Health - MGH
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric
Provider Gender
Male

Biography

Dr. Brett Mulder, Director of Teen and Adult Services at Aspire and Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School, is a clinical psychologist with experience directing programs and working with teens and adults on the autism spectrum.  Also, Dr. Mulder holds appointments as Psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry and as Assistant in Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital.  Dr. Mulder is the principal investigator on three longitudinal studies evaluating program outcomes for teen and adult programs at Aspire.  He provides consultation to school systems and conducts trainings and workshops throughout the year for employers, clinicians, and educators.  At the Lurie Center of MGH, he sees children, teenagers and adults for individual psychotherapy. 

Dr. Mulder received his undergraduate degree in psychology and philosophy from Hope College, his Master of Arts degree in philosophy from Tufts University and his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology.  He completed a two year advanced fellowship in psychotherapy and psychological assessment at the Danielsen Institute of Boston University.  Also, his training positions included:  Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital/Youthcare, Boston University, Tufts Medical Center and McLean Hospital.

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Principal Investigator of a five-year longitudinal study entitled, Efficacy of Aspire Transitions Program, at Massachusetts General Hospital.  The study aims to evaluate the outcomes and efficacy of program interventions for the Aspire Transitions Program; a program focused on supportive employment and transitions to college.

Principal Investigator of a five-year longitudinal study entitled, Efficacy of Aspire Explorations Program, at Massachusetts General Hospital.  The study aims to evaluate the outcomes and efficacy of program interventions for the Aspire Explorations Program; a program focused on community living skills.

Principal Investigator of a five-year longitudinal study entitled, Efficacy of Aspire Internship Program, at Massachusetts General Hospital.  The study aims to evaluate the outcomes and efficacy of program interventions for the Aspire Internship Program; a program focused on transition to independent work.

Contact

Lurie Center for Autism
1 Maguire Road
Lexington, MA 02421-3114
Phone: 781-860-1700
Fax: 781-860-1766

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