Brandon Frank currently studies Counseling Psychology at Northeastern University in the Bouve’ College of Health Sciences. He will complete his clinical internship with the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Institute at McLean Hospital. He also serves as a Graduate Fellow for the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice (IUHRP). In this role he studies substance use treatment outcomes for post-partum women.
Brandon Frank is a member of the Neuro4Health laboratory at Northeastern University and the Interdisciplinary Affective Science Laboratory. He is involved with research projects investigating the physiological and social impact of meditation, brain activation mechanisms in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and the feasibility of supplementing behavioral therapy with transcranial direct current stimulation. Brandon Frank is a founding member of the Inter-professional Education Committee at Northeastern University and volunteers as a behavioral counselor for the Wampanoag Tribe in Martha’s Vinyard.
Graduate Research Fellow
Goncavles, O., Soares, J.M., Carvalho, S., Leite, J., Ganho, A., Fernandes-Goncalves, A., Frank, B., Pocinho, F., Relves, J., Carracedo, A., & Sampaio, A. (2014). Brain Activation of the Defensive and Appetitive Survival Systems in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Brain Imaging and Behavior. Advance online publication. Doi: 10.1007/s11682-014-9303-2