Bio | Joel Guarna, PhD

Joel Guarna is a licensed psychologist in the state of Maine. His early career was delivering addictions treatment, including in the VA Boston Healthcare System. In recent years, his work has focused on clinic-based health psychology and behavioral medicine, specifically on integrated behavioral health and the treatment of chronic pain. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine with a primary role as Behavioral Health Faculty Lead for the MMC Family Medicine Residency Program.  He recently resumed a part-time private practice in Portland. Dr. Guarna has a long history of conducting education and trainings for health professionals.