Ivar Snorrason, Ph.D., is a staff psychologist at the Center for OCD and Related Disorders (CORD) at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and an Instructor in Psychology (Psychiatry) at Harvard Medical School (HMS). Dr. Snorrason completed his bachelor and master’s degrees in psychology at the University of Iceland, and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Dr. Snorrason completed post-doctoral training at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical School and at McLean Hospital. He is a licensed clinical psychologist and specializes in the treatment of OCD and related disorders. His research focuses on the etiology, nosology and treatment of obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, including trichotillomania (hair-pulling disorder) and excoriation (skin-picking) disorder.