Jolene Jacquart

Assistant Clinical Professor Director, Behavioral Health Clinic

Jolene Jacquart

Assistant Clinical Professor Director, Behavioral Health Clinic

Research Interests: 

  • Mechanisms, dosing, and adherence of treatment strategies for anxiety, depression, and related disorders
  • Investigating the role of health behaviors and mind-body practices (e.g. exercise, yoga, meditation) as augmentation strategies for the treatment of anxiety, depression, and related disorders
  • Methods for improving clinical training and dissemination of evidence-based treatments

Selected Publications: 

  • Jacquart, J., Abramowitz, J., Arch, J., Margraf, J., & Smits, J. J. A. (2022). The Basics of Exposure Therapy. In Clinical guide to exposure therapy: Beyond phobias (pp. 1–31). essay, Springer International Publishing AG. 
  • Smits, J. A. J., Jacquart, J., Abramowitz, J. S., Arch, J.J., Margraf, J. (Eds.) (2022). Clinical Guide to Exposure Therapy: Beyond Phobias. Springer. 
  • Papini, S., Jacquart, J., Zaizar, E. D., Telch, M. J., Smits, J. A. A. (in press). Targeting anxiety sensitivity with evidence based psychoeducation: A randomized waitlist-controlled trial of a brief standalone digital intervention. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice.
  • Jacquart, J., Papini, S., Freeman, S.Z., Bartholomew, J.B., Smits, J.A.J. (2020). Using exercise to facilitate arousal reappraisal and reduce stress reactivity: A randomized controlled trial. Mental Health and Physical Activity.
  • Jacquart, J., Dutcher, C., Freeman, S.Z., Stein, A.T., Dinh, M., Carl, E., Smits, J.A.J. (2019). The effects of exercise on transdiagnostic treatment targets: A meta-analytic review. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 115:19-37. PubMed: 30473437.
  • Jacquart, J., Roquet, R.F., Papini, S., Powers, M.B., Rosenfield, D., Smits, J.A.J., Monfils, M.H. (2017). Enhancing exposure therapy with acute exercise: Negative findings in humans and rats. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 50:76-86.

Courses Taught:

  • PSY 694B - Psychotherapy (2022)
  • PSY 694C - Advanced Psychotherapy: Seminar on Case Consultation & Supervision (2022)

*Year listed indicates when this individual last taught the specified course.

Updated: 11/29/22


  • B.S. Psychology & Biology-Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.A. Clinical Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
  • Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, University of Texas at Austin Clinical
  • Psychology Internship in Adult Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Faculty Core Faculty Professor of Practice/Lecturers Clinical
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