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Christopher McCurry, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. McCurry joined ABCD, Inc. in January of 2001 after five years as an Attending (supervising) Psychologist at Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle.

He specializes in the assessment and treatment of children who are experiencing behavioral and emotional problems including:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorders
  • Organization difficulties and underachievement in school
  • Social deficits and differences; e.g., Asperger's Syndrome
  • Defiant and explosive behavior in young children
Dr. McCurry employs Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with an emphasis on building important life skills and strengthening parent-child and student-teacher relationships. He has extensive experience translating neuropsychological assessments into practical treatment plans. He has published scientific articles in the areas of developmental disabilities and childhood schizophrenia. Dr. McCurry is a frequent speaker at meetings of professionals and parents.

Dr. McCurry is the author of two books.

Parenting Your Anxious Child With Mindfulness and Acceptance

is available from New Harbinger Publications and the usual book seller websites.

Written for clinicians, Working with Parents of Anxious Children: Therapeutic Strategies for Encouraging Communication, Coping, & Change is available from W.W. Norton as well as Amazon, etc.
    1979 B.A. in Psychology, California State University, Sonoma
    1985 M.A. in Developmental Psychology, San Francisco State University
    1994 Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno

    Professional Training
    1992 Predoctoral Internship
              Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
              University of Washington School of Medicine.

    1995 Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical Child Psychology
              Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
              University of Washington School of Medicine

    Academic and Medical Staff Appointments
    Clinical Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychology
    University of Washington

    Active Medical Staff
    Department of Child Psychiatry
    Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle

    Professional Licensure
    Licensed Psychologist, State of Washington, #1962

    Professional Memberships
    Washington State Psychological Association
    Anxiety and Depression Association of America

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