Mary Larimer

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Mary Larimer, Ph.D.

Professor, Psychology and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
(206) 543-3513
Health Sciences F151B
Advising: Possibly accepting new graduate students in 2025-2026, please email with questions.
Interests: Prevention of Addictive and Health Risk Behaviors


1) prevention and treatment of alcohol and substance use disorders among adolescents and young adults, 2) prediction of initiation of alcohol and substance use and maintenance of low- or high-risk drinking patterns, 3) co-morbidity of substance use with depression, anxiety, disordered eating, and disordered gambling, and 4) dissemination and implementation of evidence-based prevention and treatment approaches in partnership with a diverse communities and settings (e.g., schools, worksites, housing programs, clinical settings)


Clinical Psychology, University of Washington (1992)