Robert Cloninger

C. Robert Cloninger, MD, PhD


Claude Robert Cloninger, M.D. is a Wallace Renard Professor of Psychiatry, as well as Professor of Psychology and of Genetics, and Director of the Center for Well-Being at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Cloninger is renowned for his pioneering research on the biological, psychological, social, and spiritual foundation of mental health. He is recognized as an expert clinician in the treatment of general psychopathology, substance dependence, and personality disorders.


Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology, Genetics, Depression


Well-Being; Personality, Character, and Temperament; Spirituality