Bertrand Berger, PhD

Bert Berger, PhDAssistant Professor

Division Manager, Mental Health at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center

(414) 955-8989 - MCW
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(414) 384-2000 x 41275 - VAMC or

Bert attended the University of Wisconsin for his Undergraduate training. He received his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and completed his internship at the VA Medical Center. He is an accomplished teacher and is actively involved in residency and medical student training and supervision.

Dr. Berger's academic interests include: Research on chronic mental illness and stigma of mental illness, Psychiatry resident teaching - Spirituality and Group Therapy, Graduate Student supervision, and Dissertation Committee membership.

Dr. Berger sees adult patients for couples and individual psychotherapy and assessment at the Tosa Center, while also serving the veteran patient population at the VAMC.

Selected publications:

  • Berger, B.D. & Adesso, V.J., (1991). Gender in using alcohol to cope with depression, Addictive Behaviors, 16, 315-327.
  • Berger, B.D., Lehrmann, J., Larson, G., Alverno, L. & Tsao, C. (2005). Nonpsychotic, nonparaphilic self-amputation and the internet. Comprehensive Psychiatry, Volume 46, Issue 5, September-October 2005, Pages 380-383.