About Dr. Luberto

Christina Luberto, PhD
Department of Psychiatry, MGH
Assistant Professor in Psychiatry ,Harvard Medical School
Clinical Psychologist, Harvard Medical School


Christina Luberto, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Her research and clinical interests focus on mindfulness-based interventions for emotional and behavioral health promotion in people with chronic illnesses, particularly heart disease. She works as a staff psychologist and clinical researcher at the MGH Health Promotion and Resiliency Intervention Research Program, and MGH Benson-Henry Institute for Mind-Body Medicine. She is also staff psychologist and Associate Director of the Advanced Clinical Mindfulness Fellowship at the CHA Center for Mindfulness and Compassion, and she teaches mindfulness classes at the BWH Osher Center. Dr. Luberto is Principal Investigator on an NCCIH K23 award and Site Principal Investigator on a NIA P30 award to study Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) for health promotion in cardiovascular disease, and she provides individual and group therapy using MBCT and cognitive-behavioral therapy approaches.

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