Dr. Alex Jordan is a clinical psychologist in Belmont, MA specializing in anxiety disorders, trauma-related difficulties, depression, insomnia, and relationship challenges. He has special expertise in the assessment and treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder, having served previously as the PTSD Expert Evaluator for the federally funded Consortium to Alleviate PTSD, and having completed his internship at the National Center for PTSD.
Through warm, collaborative, evidence-based psychotherapy, Dr. Jordan helps clients harness their strengths to break out of old patterns, discover new perspectives, and build the lives they want. Clients have described his approach as supportive, attentive, flexible, and appropriately challenging. Dr. Jordan is comfortable addressing a wide variety of complex concerns and is passionate about helping people achieve their most meaningful personal and professional goals.
Dr. Jordan received his PhD and MA from Stanford University and his BA from Harvard University. He is a staff psychologist at McLean Hospital and an instructor at Harvard Medical School. He taught for over a decade at the Tuck School of Business and the Master of Health Care Delivery Science Program at Dartmouth College. He has published over 30 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and his research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and featured in the New York Times.
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Insomnia - Sleep hygiene; sleep issues related to anxiety and life transitions
Relationships - Feeling unsatisfied in your partnership; communication challenges; addressing issues of power and voice; contemplation of separation; questioning one’s place in the relationship; breakups, friendships, dating
Trauma - Including dealing with past sexual assault, childhood trauma, environmental trauma (e.g. witnessing/experiencing violence), PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder)
Substance use - Prevent and reduce challenges related to tobacco, marijuana, and/or alcohol, such as anxiety, depression, and challenges in relationships
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Years of Experience: 12 years
Private Practice, 2015 - Present
McLean Hospital, Staff Psychologist, 2017 - Present
Harvard Medical School, Instructor in Psychology, 2017 - Present
Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration, 2009 - 2021
Dartmouth College Master of Science of Health Care Delivery Science Program, Faculty, 2011 - 2021
O'Connor Professional Group, Consultant, 2018 - 2020
VA Boston Healthcare System, Clinical Research Psychologist, 2015 - 2017
Boston University School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry (Research), 2015 - 2017
William James College, Adjunct Faculty, 2016 - 2017
Suffolk University, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, 2014 - 2016
VA Boston Healthcare System, Clinical Research Fellow, 2013 - 2015
VA Boston Healthcare System, Intern in Clinical Psychology, 2012 - 2013
Suffolk University, Certificate of Respecialization in Clinical Psychology, 2013
Stanford University, PhD, 2009
Stanford University, MA, 2008
Harvard University, BA, 2003