Menninger Staff

Jessica Combs Rohr, PhD, ABPP, PMH-C

Staff Psychologist

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

An expert in women’s mental health and serious mental illness, Dr. Rohr is a staff psychologist at Menninger and an assistant professor at Baylor College of Medicine. She also serves as a research mentor for psychology and social work fellows and interns.
She is a member of the Hierarchical Taxonomy of Psychopathology Consortium, for which she is pursuing development of a structure of dimensional pathology for use in research, the American Psychological Association and the Texas Psychological Association.
Her research has most recently been published in the Journal of Personality and the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. She is currently writing papers on trauma and personality to support an application for federal funding for a large longitudinal study examining a theory of perinatal mood disorders.
Dr. Rohr earned her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Kentucky and her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Emory University. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Michael E. DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Houston.
She says she’s proud to work at Menninger because there is a strong undercurrent of energy, innovation and compassion that drives our staff, which she finds uplifting and highly motivating.