About Michelle Stein, PhD

Dr. Stein received her Ph.D. from Adelphi University-Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies. She completed her clinical internship at Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center and completed her clinical postdoctoral training at MGH's Psychology Assessment Center in psychological, personality, and neuropsychological assessment. She has been a staff psychologist at MGH since 2010.

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Mass General Psychiatry
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-724-5600

Mass General Psychiatry: Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders
One Bowdoin Square
6th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 866-449-6779

Medical Education

  • PhD, Adelphi University
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Personality Assessment

Assessment of narrative data, particularly the Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) and Early memories

Validity of the Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale-Global Rating Method


Psychotherapy Process and Outcome


    1. Stein, MB, Pinsker, JH, Hilsenroth, MJ. Borderline Pathology and the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI): An Evaluation of Criterion and Concurrent Validity, Journal of Personality Assessment, 2007, 88(1), 81-89.
    2. Stein, MB, Hilsenroth, MJ, Pinsker-Aspen, JH, Primavera, L. Validity of DSM-IV Axis V Global Assessment of Relational Functioning Scale (GARF. A Multi-Method Assessment, Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 197(1), 50-55.
    3. Stein, MB, Pesale, F, Slavin, J, Hilsenroth, MJ. A Training outline for Conducting Psychotherapy Process Ratings: An example Using Therapist Technique, Counselling and Psychotherapy Research, 10(1), 50-59.
    4. Stein, MB, Siefert, CJ, Stewart RVS, Hilsenroth, MJ (in press). Relationship between the Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale (SCORS) and Attachment Style in a clinical sample, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy

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