Will Aklin

Dr. Will Aklin received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Maryland. This means he is an expert in helping people work out their problems - often, very serious problems. His current research focuses on the development of treatments that will help people manage behaviors like impulsivity and risk-taking, which sometimes lead to unhealthy choices like drug abuse. He also supports researchers around the country who are trying to figure out how better improved treatments can help people with these kinds of challenges. When he is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Courtney, and two kids, Peyton and Liam. Will is an avid sports fan, including golf, baseball, college football and basketball, and soccer!