Benjamin R Phalin

Benjamin R Phalin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PSYCHIATRY
Business Phone: (352) 265-5540
Business Email: brphalin@ufl.edu

About Benjamin R Phalin

Dr. Phalin is a licensed psychologist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida. He continued his studies at UF where he also earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a concentration in neuropsychology. In that time, he also completed an internship in clinical psychology with neuropsychology focus at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Afterward, Dr. Phalin completed a neuropsychology residency in private practice with Clinical Psychology Associates of North Central Florida.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2017-2025
GMS6781 Foundations in Addiction and Substance Use Disorders
2018
BMS6812 Intro Clin Med 2
2021-2022
MDU4001 Introduction to Medical Science Seminar 1

Board Certifications

  • Licensed Psychologist
    State of Florida

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychology

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-5033-6555

Publications

2024
Pain Predicts Dropout From Substance Use Treatment.
Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. 85(3):381-388 [DOI] 10.15288/jsad.23-00099. [PMID] 38206669.
2023
Co-occurring pain and addiction: prognostic implications for healthcare professionals in residential treatment for substance use disorder.
Journal of addictive diseases. 1-10 [DOI] 10.1080/10550887.2023.2223505. [PMID] 37380371.
2020
Neuropsychological impairment associated with substance use by physicians.
Journal of the neurological sciences. 411 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jns.2020.116714. [PMID] 32036159.
2014
Severe anorexia nervosa in a 20-year-old male with pericardial effusion and cortical atrophy.
International journal of psychiatry in medicine. 48(2):95-102 [DOI] 10.2190/PM.48.2.b. [PMID] 25377150.
2011
Handbook of forensic neuropsychology 2.0, the next generation
Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 33(3):382-384
1999
Relationship between concussion and neuropsychological performance in college football players.
JAMA. 282(10):964-70 [PMID] 10485682.

Education

Residency: Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology concentration
2009-2011 · Clinical Psychology Associates of North Central Florida
Internship: Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology concentration
2000-2001 · Mental Health & Behavioral Sciences Service, James A. Haley VA Hospital
PhD, Clinical Psychology
1995-2004 · University of Florida
BS, Psychology
1989-1994 · University of Florida

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-5540
Emails:
Business:
brphalin@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
3939 SW 13TH ST
UF HEALTH FLORIDA RECOVERY CENTER
GAINESVILLE FL 32608