Miles McFall Ph.D. Professor of Psychiatry This Emotional Life - PBS

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Miles McFall Ph.D.


Dr. McFall has directed the posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) programs at VA Puget Sound Health Care System for nearly 25 years. The PTSD Program at VA Puget Sound Health Care System is among the largest in the nation, providing specialized PTSD care to men and women veterans in inpatient hospital, domiciliary residential, and outpatient clinic settings. Dr. McFall has programmatic oversight responsibility for these specialized PTSD programs and remains active as a clinician providing evidence-based psychotherapy to traumatized veterans.

Dr. McFall is a Professor at the University of Washington, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. His research interests include treatment of tobacco dependence in veterans with PTSD and psychotherapy treatment outcome studies of PTSD.