James Benton, Ph.D., is the Director of the Brattleboro Retreat’s Psychology Training program, and Manager of the outpatient psychology testing program. He is a licensed Psychologist (Doctoral) in the State of Vermont. Jim has a Ph.D. in Industrial & Organizational Psychology from the City University of New York. He also completed a post-doctoral Clinical Psychology Respecialization Fellowship at UMass Amherst. Jim’s specialties include cognitive behavioral therapy—with a focus on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), behavioral medicine, and psychological and neuropsychological assessment. He has worked with adolescents and adults experiencing a variety of conditions including substance use disorders, anxiety, depression, trauma, chronic pain, and ADHD.