Robyn Claar, PhD

Psychologist, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Administrative Contact
Diane Hunter
P: 919-962-2608

Clinical Focus: Cognitive behavioral therapy for functional gastrointestinal disorders and chronic pain. Dr. Claar also has expertise in relaxation training, biofeedback, and hypnosis.

Academic Interests: Dr. Claar’s clinical and research interests focus on coping with chronic pain, medical illness, anxiety, and depression. She has authored several publications on coping with chronic pain and GI disorders.


Education and Training

Degree Institution Area
BA Duke University Psychology
MS Vanderbilt University Clinical Psychology
PhD Vanderbilt University Clinical Psychology