John Smolinsky, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
Department of Psychology

Phone: 617-305-6362
Fax: 617-367-2924
Office: 73 Tremont Street, Rm. 1025



  • PhD, Suffolk University
  • MA, Suffolk University
  • BA, Suffolk University

Internship and Postdoctoral Fellowship: Bedford VA Hospital-Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VAMC; Licensed Clinical Psychologist, MA.

Specialty Areas

Veteran's Issues; Treatment of Addiction (SUDs & Gambling); Community Integration as a Recovery Tool; and working with Peer Providers to improve recovery outcomes.

My Clinical work focuses on enhancing social support and community integration for Veterans of all eras with a variety of clinical presentations. I am currently working with a diverse team of clinicians and researchers to develop community building interventions and alternative models of residential SUD treatment.

Courses Taught

COUNS 740-Internship
COUNS 738- Practicum
COUNS 727 – Substance Abuse and Treatment