Alexander Blount is Professor of Clinical Family Medicine at the University
of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA and Director of Behavioral
Science in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. He
teaches resident physicians the psychosocial skills of primary care practice
and directs the post-doctoral Fellowship in Primary Care Psychology. He was
previously Director of the Family Center of the Berkshires in Pittsfield, MA
and a faculty member at the Ackerman Institute for the Family in New York.
He has thirty years experience as a therapist, teacher of physicians and
therapists, administrator and lecturer in the US and abroad. His books
include Integrated Primary Care: The Future of Medical and Mental Health
Collaboration published by W. W. Norton and Knowledge Acquisition, written
with James Brule', published by McGraw-Hill.
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University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Ed.D. Counseling 1976
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
Director of Behavioral Science, FMCH
Collaborative Family Healthcare Association, Chair