Anthony Lombardi, Psy.D., is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine. He received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Pacific University School of Graduate Psychology. Dr. Lombardi specializes in the use of behavioral-based therapies, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), with adults and adolescents to treat a variety of anxiety-related and mood disorders. In particular, he has focused on providing effective treatments for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders (e.g., anxiety disorders, hoarding disorder). Dr. Lombardi is also passionate about enhancing the dissemination of science-based psychological treatments to increase the availability of gold-standard treatments within community settings.

Dr. Lombardi completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University School of Medicine as part of the OCD and Related Disorders Track, where he specialized in the assessment and treatment of OCD and related disorders. In addition, he completed an APA accredited pre-doctoral internship at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center, where he specialized in treating veterans diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with Prolonged Exposure (PE). Further, his doctoral dissertation examined the overall effectiveness of PE when administered within the context of routine clinical practice. Dr. Lombardi also received specialized training from a community expert in providing evidenced-based treatment for OCD and other anxiety-related disorders while working at the Anxiety and Panic Treatment Center in Portland, OR. Dr. Lombardi is a member of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America and the American Psychological Association.

Clinical Focus

  • Psychology

Academic Appointments

  • Clinical Instructor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Student Status, Pacific University School of Graduate Psychology

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Stanford University Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship (2018) CA
  • Professional Education: Pacific University Oregon Office of the Registrar (2017) OR
  • Internship: West Palm Beach VA Medical Center (2017) FL


All Publications

  • Enhancing Exposure and Response Prevention Treatment in an Individual with Relationship OCD: A Case Report Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy Lombardi, A., Rodriguez, C. 2019; In Press
  • Exploring Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Val66Met Polymorphism and Extinction Learning-Based Treatment Outcome in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Pilot Study. Journal of clinical psychopharmacology Linkovski, O., Wheaton, M. G., Zwerling, J., Odgerel, Z., van Roessel, P., Filippou-Frye, M., Lombardi, A., Wright, B., Steinman, S. A., Simpson, H. B., Lee, F., Rodriguez, C. I. 2018

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  • Planet of Sound The Lancet Psychiatry Millen, A., Lombardi, A., Rodriguez, C. 2018; 5 (4): 305-306
  • Scientifically informed mentoring: An exploration of methods to improve mentor-mentee relationships and training approaches Journal of Science in Society Lombardi, A., Newton, K., Rosso, L., Baron, G., Bergstrom , B. 2016; 8 (2): 29-39
  • Bringing awareness to internalized misogyny The Oregon Psychologist Lombardi, A., Levigne, A., Potter, D. 2014; 33 (2): 6

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