Our Partners

Partners are colleagues who share an interest in our mission to improve the lives of people with CG and who work with us to help achieve it by participating in our training initiatives, helping to disseminate information about CG, collaborating on research projects, developing their own CG programs, or join us in other supportive activities.

Stephen J. Cozza, MD

COL, U.S. Army Retired

Professor of Psychiatry

Associate Director
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Barry Lebowitz, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry (ret)
UC San Diego

Charles F. Reynolds III, MD

Endowed Professor in Geriatric Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Graduate School of Public Health

UPMC/Pitt Aging Institute
NIMH/Pitt Center In Late Life Mood Disorders


Dr. Sidney Zisook

Sidney Zisook, MD

Distinguished Professor
UC San Diego

Research Scientist
San Diego VA Healthcare System

Naomi Simon, MD, MSc

Harvard Medical School

MGH Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders

Chief Medical Officer
Red Sox Foundation & Home Base Program

George Bonanno, PhD

Professor of Clinical Psychology
Department of Counseling and Clinical Psychology
Teachers College, Columbia University




Dr. Ken Doka

Kenneth J. Doka, PhD

The Graduate School, The College of New Rochelle

Senior Consultant
The Hospice Foundation of America



Angela Ghesquiere, PhD, MSW

Research Program Manager
Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging
Hunter College of the City University of New York





Katherine Keyes, PhD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
Columbia University
Mailman School of Public Health




Myron Hofer, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry
Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology
Columbia University




Mary-Frances O'Connor, PhD

Mary-Frances O’Connor, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Arizona




Harry Shair, PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry)
Columbia University

Research Scientist
New York State Psychiatric Institute

Adam Brown, PhD

Department of Psychology
Sarah Lawrence College

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
New York University School of Medicine



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Zoe Donaldson, PhD

Assistant Professor of
Clinical Neurobiology
Columbia University




Kim Glickman, PhD, LCSW

Kim Glickman, PhD, LCSW

Assistant Professor of Social Work
School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs
York College/City University of New York




Virna Little, PsyD, LCSW-R, SAP, CCM

Senior Vice President
Psychosocial Services/Community Affairs
The Institute for Family Health




Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD

Professor in the Department of Psychology
University of Memphis





Sapana R. Patel, PhD

Research Scientist IV
New York State Psychiatric Institute

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (In Psychiatry)
Columbia University Medical Center


Research, Publications and Presentations Coordinator
Department of Psychosocial Services
The Institute for Family Health

International Partnerships

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Susan Delaney

Bereavement Services Manager
Irish Hospice Foundation



Christopher Hall

Christopher Hall

MA, BEd, GradDipAdol&ChildPsych, CertIV TAE, MAPS, MACE, FAIM

Chief Executive Officer
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement



Satomi Nakajima, MD, PhD

Section Chief of Crime Victims’ Mental Health
Department of Adult Mental Health
National Institute of Mental Health
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Japan



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Marney Thompson, MA

Bereavement Program Coordinator
Victoria Hospice
BC, Canada

Mai-Britt Guldin

Mai-Britt Guldin

Department of Public Health
Aarhus University, Denmark



Masaya Ito

Masaya Ito, PhD

Chief of Clinical Dissemination and Training
National Center of Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Research
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Japan



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Sham Kwan Ho, Adrian

MBChB, MRCPsy(UK), FHKCPsych., FHKAM (Psychiatry)

Associate Consultant (Psychiatry)
United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong

Honarary Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong & The University of Hong Kong



Claudia Carmassi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Dept of Clinical & Experimental Science
University of Pisa