Education

Undergraduate
University of Notre Dame (2006), Psychology
Graduate School
University of Oxford (2007), Neuroscience
Graduate School
University of California UCLA (2008), Psychology
Graduate School
University of California UCLA (2013), Psychology

Research Interest

  • Dr. Trombello is a board-certified clinical psychologist. His research focuses on the interplay between mood disorders and intimate relationship functioning. His work also examines how relationship functioning affects the etiology and treatment of mood and substance use disorders. Finally, he is interested in measurement psychometrics and in analyzing outcomes of the Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care's Behavioral Activation teletherapy program.

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Brain regulation of emotional conflict predicts antidepressant treatment response for depression.
Fonzo GA, Etkin A, Zhang Y, Wu W, Cooper C, Chin-Fatt C, Jha MK, Trombello J, Deckersbach T, Adams P, McInnis M, McGrath PJ, Weissman MM, Fava M, Trivedi MH, Nat Hum Behav 2019 Sep
The Role of Dyadic Discord in Outcomes in Acute Phase Cognitive Therapy for Adults With Recurrent Major Depressive Disorder.
Trombello JM, Vittengl JR, Denton WH, Minhajuddin A, Thase ME, Jarrett RB, Behav Ther 2019 Jul 50 4 778-790
A Structured Approach to Detecting and Treating Depression in Primary Care: VitalSign6 Project.
Jha MK, Grannemann BD, Trombello JM, Clark EW, Eidelman SL, Lawson T, Greer TL, Rush AJ, Trivedi MH, Ann Fam Med 2019 Jul 17 4 326-335
VitalSign6: A Primary Care First (PCP-First) Model for Universal Screening and Measurement-Based Care for Depression.
Trivedi MH, Jha MK, Kahalnik F, Pipes R, Levinson S, Lawson T, Rush AJ, Trombello JM, Grannemann B, Tovian C, Kinney R, Clark EW, Greer TL, Pharmaceuticals (Basel) 2019 May 12 2
The Concise Health Risk Tracking-Self Report: Psychometrics within a placebo-controlled antidepressant trial among depressed outpatients.
Trombello JM, Killian MO, Grannemann BD, Rush AJ, Mayes TL, Parsey RV, McInnis M, Jha MK, Ali A, McGrath PJ, Adams P, Oquendo MA, Weissman MM, Carmody TJ, Trivedi MH J. Psychopharmacol. (Oxford) 2019 Jan 269881118817156
Pretreatment Rostral Anterior Cingulate Cortex Connectivity With Salience Network Predicts Depression Recovery: Findings From the EMBARC Randomized Clinical Trial.
Whitton AE, Webb CA, Dillon DG, Kayser J, Rutherford A, Goer F, Fava M, McGrath P, Weissman M, Parsey R, Adams P, Trombello JM, Cooper C, Deldin P, Oquendo MA, McInnis MG, Carmody T, Bruder G, Trivedi MH, Pizzagalli DA, Biol. Psychiatry 2018 Dec
A Novel Strategy to Identify Placebo Responders: Prediction Index of Clinical and Biological Markers in the EMBARC Trial.
Trivedi MH, South C, Jha MK, Rush AJ, Cao J, Kurian B, Phillips M, Pizzagalli DA, Trombello JM, Oquendo MA, Cooper C, Dillon DG, Webb C, Grannemann BD, Bruder G, McGrath PJ, Parsey R, Weissman M, Fava M Psychother Psychosom 2018 Aug 1-11
Personalized prediction of antidepressant v. placebo response: evidence from the EMBARC study.
Webb CA, Trivedi MH, Cohen ZD, Dillon DG, Fournier JC, Goer F, Fava M, McGrath PJ, Weissman M, Parsey R, Adams P, Trombello JM, Cooper C, Deldin P, Oquendo MA, McInnis MG, Huys Q, Bruder G, Kurian BT, Jha M, DeRubeis RJ, Pizzagalli DA Psychol Med 2018 Jul 1-10
Pretreatment and early-treatment cortical thickness is associated with SSRI treatment response in major depressive disorder.
Bartlett EA, DeLorenzo C, Sharma P, Yang J, Zhang M, Petkova E, Weissman M, McGrath PJ, Fava M, Ogden RT, Kurian BT, Malchow A, Cooper CM, Trombello JM, McInnis M, Adams P, Oquendo MA, Pizzagalli DA, Trivedi M, Parsey RV Neuropsychopharmacology 2018 Jun

Honors & Awards

  • Beck Institute Student Scholarship
    (2014)
  • International Association for Relationship Research Student Travel Award
    (2014)
  • National Register of Health Service Psychologists Credentialing Scholarship
    (2013)
  • Chair's Prize
    University of California, Los Angeles (2008)
  • Graduate Research Mentorship Award
    University of California, Los Angeles (2008-2009)
  • Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Award
    University of California, Los Angeles (2008-2009)
  • Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
    (2008)
  • University Graduate Fellowship
    University of California, Los Angeles (2007-2008)
  • Clarendon Scholarship
    Full tuition and fees for graduate study at the University of Oxford (2006-2007)
  • John F. Santos Award for Distinction in Psychology
    University of Notre Dame (2006)
  • Phi Beta Kappa
    (2006)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (2016)
  • Dallas Psychological Association (2015-2016)
  • Texas Psychological Association (2013-2015)