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Dr. Nicole Cirino is a Reproductive Psychiatrist and Associate Professor in both the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and in the Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health Science University in Portland, Oregon. OHSU’s Center for Women’s Health (CWH) is a National Center of Excellence for women’s healthcare. It is a multi-specialty academic clinic treating exclusively women with a strong teaching and research component. She the Division Chief of the Women’s Mental Health and Wellness Program at CWH as well as the Co-founder and Co-Director of the Menopause and Sexual Medicine Program at CWH. She attended Medical School at Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago and Residency and Reproductive Psychiatry fellowship at Northwestern University. She has been practicing Sexual Medicine as a part of her practice since 1998. In the past 5 years she has expanded her work in Sexual Medicine to also include research and education. She is an International Fellow (IF) through ISSWSH (International Society Study of Women’s Sexual Health) as well as a Certified Sex Therapist (CST) through the governing body AASECT (American Association of Sexual Educators, Counselors and Therapists). She also is skilled in Interpersonal, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and other therapeutic interventions. Dr. Cirino’s research interests involve medical and behavioral therapy interventions for perinatal mental health conditions and female sexual dysfunction. She lives in Portland, Oregon and is married with three teenage children.