Clinical Psychology PhD Students

Jacob Bloch

Jacob Bloch

Psychologist Trainee, David J. Thatcher VA Clinic

Personal Summary

Jacob is pursuing his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. In his free time, he enjoys spending time in the outdoors, cooking, and playing music.


M.A., Clinical Psychology, The University of Montana, 2018
B.A., Psychology, University of North Texas, 2015
B.A., Radio-Television-Film, Texas Christian University 2010


Research Interests

Treatment nonadherence, mindfulness, and self-compassion.

Teaching Experience

PSYX 348: Family Violence (Fall 2017 - Spring 2018)
PSYX 100: Introduction to Psychology (Fall 2016 - Spring 2017)
PSYX 400: History and Systems (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016)

Professional Experience

Doctoral Student Therapist at The Newman Center, Kalispell Regional Medical Center (Summer 2018 - Summer 2019)
Health Behavior Change Consultant and Chronic Pain Group Co-Leader at Partnership Health Center (Summer 2017 - Summer 2018)
Graduate Student Clinician at the Clinical Psychology Center (Fall 2016 - Spring 2018)