Kate Corcoran, PhD

Psychologist

Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic

  • 401 Quarry Road
  • Stanford, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-9111
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2007) CA

Internship: VA Medical Center Palo Alto (2006) CA

Medical Education: University of British Columbia (2006) Canada

Administrative Appointments

Director of Training, Postdoctoral Fellowship in Adult Clinical Psychology, Stanford School of Medicine (2011 - Present)

CBT for dysthymia and chronic major depression
Arnow, B., Corcoran, K, Thase, & M. CBT for dysthymia and chronic major depression. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: A Complete Reference Guide,.

Mindfulness Practice, Rumination and Clinical Outcome in Mindfulness-Based Treatment
Hawley, L. L., Schwartz, D., Bieling, P. J., Irving, J., Corcoran, K., & Segal, Z. V. (2014). Mindfulness Practice, Rumination and Clinical Outcome in Mindfulness-Based Treatment. COGNITIVE THERAPY AND RESEARCH, 38(1), 1-9.

Treatment-Specific Changes in Decentering Following Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Versus Antidepressant Medication or Placebo for Prevention of Depressive Relapse
Bieling, P. J., Hawley, L. L., Bloch, R. T., Corcoran, K. M., Levitan, R. D., & Segal, Z. V. (2012). Treatment-Specific Changes in Decentering Following Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Versus Antidepressant Medication or Placebo for Prevention of Depressive Relapse. JOURNAL OF CONSULTING AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 80(3), 365-372.

Mindfulness and emotion regulation: Outcomes and possible mediating mechanisms.
Corcoran KM, Farb N, Anderson A, & Segal ZV. (2010). Mindfulness and emotion regulation: Outcomes and possible mediating mechanisms. Emotion regulation and psychopathology: A transdiagnostic approach to etiology and treatment..

Effects of suppression and appraisals on thought frequency and distress
Corcoran, K. M., & Woody, S. R. (2009). Effects of suppression and appraisals on thought frequency and distress. BEHAVIOUR RESEARCH AND THERAPY, 47(12), 1024-1031.

Metacognition in depressive and anxiety disorders: Current directions.
Corcoran KM, & Segal ZV. (2008). Metacognition in depressive and anxiety disorders: Current directions. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 1(1).

Appraisals of obsessional thoughts in normal samples
Corcoran, K. M., & Woody, S. R. (2008). Appraisals of obsessional thoughts in normal samples. BEHAVIOUR RESEARCH AND THERAPY, 46(1), 71-83.

Recognition of facial expressions in obsessive-compulsive disorder
Corcoran, K. M., Woody, S. R., & Tolin, D. F. (2008). Recognition of facial expressions in obsessive-compulsive disorder. JOURNAL OF ANXIETY DISORDERS, 22(1), 56-66.

Telephone-administered cognitive behavior therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Taylor, S., Thordarson, D. S., Spring, T., Yeh, A. H., Corcoran, K. M., & Tisshaw, C. (2003). Telephone-administered cognitive behavior therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Cognitive behaviour therapy, 32(1), 13-25.

Efficacy of telephone-administered cognitive behaviour therapy for obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders: case studies.
Yeh, A. H., Taylor, S., Thordarson, D. S., & Corcoran, K. M. (2003). Efficacy of telephone-administered cognitive behaviour therapy for obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders: case studies. Cognitive behaviour therapy, 32(2), 75-81.