Professor Reuven Dar received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1987. He completed his clinical internship and postdoctoral training at the Department of Psychiatry at the UW Medical School. Prof. Dar is presently the head of the clinical graduate program at the Department of Psychology, where he has been a faculty member since 1988.
Prof. Reuven Dar
Fields of Interest
Obsessive-compulsive disorder, psychological and biological determinants of smoking, research methodology.
Dar, R., Rish, S., Hermesh, H., Fux, M., & Taub, M. (2000). Realism of confidence in obsessive-compulsive checkers. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 109, 673-678.
Dar, R., & Frenk, H. (2004). Do smokers self-administer pure nicotine? A review of the evidence. Psychopharmacology, 173, 18-26.
Dar, R., Stronguin, F., & Etter, J-F. (2005). Assigned vs. perceived placebo effects in nicotine replacement therapy for smoking reduction in Swiss smokers. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73, 350-353
Reuven-Magril, O., Dar, R., & Liberman, N. (2008). Illusion of control and behavioral control attempts in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 334-341
Dar, R., Rosen-Korakin, N., Shapira, O., Gottlieb, Y., & Frenk, H. (2010). The craving to smoke in flight attendants: Relationships with duration of abstinence, anticipation of smoking and actual smoking. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 248-253.