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Jade Q Wu

Clinical Associate in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
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Behavioral Medicine
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Dr. Jade Wu earned her PhD at Boston University and completed her clinical residency at Duke. She specializes in health psychology, with particular expertise in behavioral sleep medicine and women's mental health. In her clinic, Dr. Wu uses scientifically-based treatments to help patients improve their health behaviors and cope with chronic illness. She also works with women struggling with anxiety and depression during (and after) pregnancy, as well as those coping with infertility or the loss of their baby. Her approach is grounded in both science and compassion, so that her patients are empowered to live healthier and more fulfilled lives. 

Dr. Wu is also actively engaged in clinical research. Her current work focuses on treating sleep disorders in those with chronic illness. She has collaborated with researchers at Harvard Medical School, Rush University Medical Center, and Cornell University to publish numerous peer-reviewed scientific papers (see Publications & Media). She is a former Lecturer at Boston University and Adjunct professor at Roger Williams University. 

Publications

Wu, Jade Q., and Alice Cronin-Golomb. “Temporal Associations between Sleep and Daytime Functioning in Parkinson's Disease: A Smartphone-Based Ecological Momentary Assessment.” Behavioral Sleep Medicine 18, no. 4 (July 2020): 560–69. https://doi.org/10.1080/15402002.2019.1629445.

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Wu, Jade Q., Peng Li, Karina Stavitsky Gilbert, Kun Hu, and Alice Cronin-Golomb. “Circadian Rest-Activity Rhythms Predict Cognitive Function in Early Parkinson's Disease Independently of Sleep.” Movement Disorders Clinical Practice 5, no. 6 (November 8, 2018): 614–19. https://doi.org/10.1002/mdc3.12692.

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Wu, Jade Q., Karl K. Szpunar, Sheina A. Godovich, Daniel L. Schacter, and Stefan G. Hofmann. “Episodic future thinking in generalized anxiety disorder.” Journal of Anxiety Disorders 36 (December 2015): 1–8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2015.09.005.

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Wu, Jade Q., Erica R. Appleman, Robert D. Salazar, and Jason C. Ong. “Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia Comorbid With Psychiatric and Medical Conditions.” Jama Internal Medicine 175, no. 9 (September 1, 2015): 1461–1461. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.3006.

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Wu, Jade Q., Greg J. Peters, Pedro Rittner, Thomas A. Cleland, and David M. Smith. “The hippocampus, medial prefrontal cortex, and selective memory retrieval: Evidence from a rodent model of the retrieval-induced forgetting effect.” Hippocampus 24, no. 9 (September 2014): 1070–80. https://doi.org/10.1002/hipo.22291.

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Hofmann, Stefan G., Jade Q. Wu, Hannah Boettcher, and Jamie Sturm. “Effect of pharmacotherapy for anxiety disorders on quality of life: a meta-analysis.” Quality of Life Research 23, no. 4 (May 2014): 1141–53. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11136-013-0573-8.

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Hofmann, Stefan G., Jade Q. Wu, and Hannah Boettcher. “D-Cycloserine as an augmentation strategy for cognitive behavioral therapy of anxiety disorders.” Biology of Mood & Anxiety Disorders 3, no. 1 (December 2013). https://doi.org/10.1186/2045-5380-3-11.

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Hofmann, Stefan G., Jade Q. Wu, and Hannah Boettcher. “Effect of cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders on quality of life: A meta-analysis.” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 82, no. 3 (n.d.): 375–91. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0035491.

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