Dr. Samar Habl is the director of admissions and associate medical director at the Austen Riggs Center. Dr. Habl is a certified board psychiatrist, a psychoanalytic psychotherapist, and a team leader Austen Riggs. After graduating medical school from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon, Dr. Habl pursued her residency training in psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, followed by a Fellowship in psychoanalytic psychotherapy at the Austen Riggs Center before joining the staff in 2009. Over the past seven years, Dr. Habl's interest has been in the study of groups and social systems as it pertains to organizational life. She is also interested in the application of group relation theories to leadership development and has consulted at various leadership development programs in different business schools.
For a list (and downloadable copies) of Dr. Habl's publications, see: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Samar_Habl
Dr. Samar Habl Discusses Her Path to Riggs
Dr. Samar Habl Talks About What Keeps Her at Riggs