MGH has been at the forefront of many scientific advances in treatments for depression.
Garrett Thomas graduated from Bowdoin College in 2017 with a B.A. in Neuroscience and a minor in English. Throughout college, Garrett was a member of several Varsity sports teams and worked with the Counseling Department as a Sports Psychology intern. Garrett also worked on several research projects through Bowdoin’s Neuroscience and Psychology Departments. His senior year, Garrett received funding to conduct an independent study under the supervision of Dr. Hannah Reese, which assessed the effects of mindfulness-based interventions on mood, stress, proprioception and burnout in student-athletes who recently sustained an injury. Following his two years at the DCRP, Garrett plans to pursue a PhD in clinical psychology.