Busch Andrew

Andrew Busch, PhD, LP

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I am committed to providing patients with the information needed to make choices regarding their tobacco use and to provide treatment options tailored to the individual patient situation.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Busch is a clinical psychologist who specializes in tobacco cessation and directs the Tobacco Dependence Clinic.


Access Dr. Busch’s clinical research.

  • Busch, A. M., Tooley, E., Dunsiger, S. I., Fani Srour, J., Pagoto, S. L., Kahler, C. W., & Borrelli, B. Behavioral activation for smoking cessation and mood management following a cardiac event: Results of a pilot randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health. 17, 323. Doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4250-7, 2017.
  • Busch, A. M., Ciccolo, J. T., Puspitasari, A. J., Nosrat, S. Whitworth, J. W., & Stults-Kolehmainen, M. A. Preferences for exercise as a treatment for depression. Mental Health and Physical Activity, 10: 68-72. doi:10.1016/j.mhpa.2015.12.004. PMCID: PMC4955620, 2016.
  • Busch, A. M., Leavens, E. L., Wagener, T. L., Buckley, M. L., & Tooley, E. M. Prevalence, reasons for use, and risk perception of electronic cigarettes among post-acute coronary syndrome smokers. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. 36(5): 352-7. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. Doi: 10.1097/HCR.0000000000000179. PMCID: PMC5001913, 2016.
  • Busch, A. M., Fani Srour, J., Arrighi, J. A., Kahler, C. W., & Borrelli, B. Valued life activities, smoking cessation, and mood in post-acute coronary syndrome patients. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 22(5), 563-568. doi: 10.1007/s12529-014-9456-9. PMCID: PMC4456342, 2015.
  • Busch, A. M., Borrelli, B., & Leventhal, A. M. The relationship between smoking and depression post-acute coronary syndrome. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, 6, 510-518. PMCID: PMC3287078, 2012.