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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)

25424637. Kovach JG, Dubin WR, Combs CJ, Use and Characterization of Personal Psychotherapy by Psychiatry Residents. Acad Psychiatry :()2014 Nov 26

25008313. Kovach JG, Dubin WR, Combs CJ, Psychotherapy Training: Residents' Perceptions and Experiences. Acad Psychiatry :()2014 Jul 10

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

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