Kevin Hallgren, PhD

Personal Statement

I am a clinical psychologist with research interests in the treatment of problematic alcohol use, drug use, and co-occurring mental health conditions. Most of my research is conducted at the BRiTE Center within the University of Washington Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.​


PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of New Mexico, 2010-2014
Pre-Doctoral Psychology Internship, Southwest Consortium of Clinical Psychology Internships, 2013-2014
MS, Psychology, University of New Mexico, 2008-2010
BA, Psychology, University of Missouri, 2003-2007

Department Affiliations

Other Affiliations

Medical Student Addiction Research Program (MedStAR)

Recent Publications

Association between cannabis use disorder symptom severity and probability of clinically-documented diagnosis and treatment in a primary care sample.
(2023 Aug 23)
Drug Alcohol Depend 251(): 110946
Matson TE, Williams EC, Lapham GT, Oliver M, Hallgren KA, Bradley KA

Co-use of Methamphetamine Is Associated With Lower Rates of Linkage to Outpatient Treatment for Hospitalized Patients Who Initiate Buprenorphine.
(2023 Jul-Aug 01)
J Addict Med 17(4): 491-492
Tsui JI, Stephens D, Collins B, Denisiuk E, Hallgren KA, Blalock KL, Klein JW, Jack HE, Merrill JO

Workload, Usability, and Engagement with a Mobile App Supporting Video Observation of Methadone Take-Home Dosing: Usability Study.
(2023 Jul 13)
JMIR Hum Factors 10(): e42654
Idrisov B, Hallgren KA, Michaels A, Soth S, Darnton J, Grekin P, Woolworth S, Saxon AJ, Tsui JI

Feasibility, Engagement, and Usability of a Remote, Smartphone-Based Contingency Management Program as a Treatment Add-On for Patients Who Use Methamphetamine: Single-Arm Pilot Study.
(2023 Jul 6)
JMIR Form Res 7(): e47516
Hallgren KA, Duncan MH, Iles-Shih MD, Cohn EB, McCabe CJ, Chang YM, Saxon AJ

Changes in alcohol consumption reported on routine healthcare screenings are associated with changes in depression symptoms.
(2023 Jun)
Alcohol Clin Exp Res (Hoboken) 47(6): 1132-1142
Hallgren KA, Jack HE, Oliver M, Berger D, Bobb JF, Kivlahan DR, Bradley KA

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