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Stephen Arnoff

Christopher J. Combs, PhD


Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Telephone:  215-707-8481

Email: cjcombs@temple.edu


Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science


Educational Background:


Undergraduate degree, LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA, 1987


PhD, Clinical Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1995


Internship, Clinical Psychology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1991-1992


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clinical Interests:

  • Neuropsychological testing
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Psychological issues in weight loss surgery
  • Psychological issues in organ transplantation
  • Psychological and neuropsychological testing
  • Health psychology
  • Group therapy

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professional affiliations:

  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Pennsylvania Psychological Association

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research interests:


Psychological factors in coping with medical disorders

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26122355. Kovach JG, Combs CJ, Singh H, Dubin WR, Psychiatry Resident Quality of Life. Acad Psychiatry :()2015 Jun 30

25424637. Kovach JG, Dubin WR, Combs CJ, Use and characterization of personal psychotherapy by psychiatry residents. Acad Psychiatry 39:1(99-103)2015 Feb

25008313. Kovach JG, Dubin WR, Combs CJ, Psychotherapy Training: Residents' Perceptions and Experiences. Acad Psychiatry 39:5(567-74)2015 Oct

10372046. Combs CJ, Theories of group intervention. Transplant Proc 31:4A(46S-47S)1999 Jun

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