James N. Weisberg, Ph.D.
Subspecialty and Areas of Interest
James Weisberg, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of chronic non-malignant pain. He is an associate professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and sees patients at the UAB Highlands Pain Treatment Clinic. Dr. Weisberg maintains an active clinical practice that focuses on cognitive-behavioral pain evaluation and treatment, and he trains medical students, residents and clinical psychology graduate students.
His primary research area has been on the interaction between personality and pain, although he has published in other areas including the impact of weather on pain and daily coping with pain. He speaks nationally on the topics of personality disorders and chronic pain, as well as cognitive-behavioral pain management, multidisciplinary pain management, stress management and biofeedback.
Education and Degrees
Duke University Medical Center, Fellowship, 1993
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Internship, 1992
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology), 1992
North Texas State University, M.S. (Clinical Psychology/Behavioral Medicine), 1987
University of Colorado-Boulder, B.A. (Psychology/Philosophy), 1985
Southern Pain Society
Georgia Psychological Association
Association for Applied Psychophysiology & Biofeedback
American Psychological Association
International Association for the Study of Pain
American Pain Society
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